The overlays that highlight 17th century London features are approximate and derived from Wenceslaus Hollar’s maps:

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Running east from Aldersgate Street, across what is now the southern part of the Barbican Estate, joining Red Cross Street near St Giles Cripplegate, Jewen Street no longer exists. It can be seen on the right-hand side of this 18th century map.

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Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.