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3 Posts About 20 Yards East of Shoreditch High Street, Hackney

Description: 3 Posts About 20 Yards East of Shoreditch High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 201736

OS Grid Reference: TQ3351782397
OS Grid Coordinates: 533517, 182397
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5247, -0.0768

Locality: Hackney
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC2A 3LQ

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Listing Text

3 Posts about 20 yds east
of Shoreditch High Street
TQ 3382 35/69

3 early-mid C19 cast iron gunposts in a row, 2 stout ones flanking a thinner one
marked "S.L.S." These marked the entrance to the notorious Old Nichol district
recorded in Arthur Morrison's novel, "A Child of the Jago."

Listing NGR: TQ3351782397

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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