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Slide set: Old London (lecture: Wrench & Son, 41 slides, in/before 1889)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
A North View of Old London
Slide 2
The Village of Charing
Slide 3

no image available
Slide 4
River, front of Hungerford Market
Slide 5
Old Westminster Abbey and Hall
Slide 6

no image available
Slide 7
St Margaret's Church, Westminster
Slide 8
Old Palace Yard
Slide 9
Conflagration of the Houses of Parliament
Slide 10
The Thames, from Old Westminster Bridge
Slide 11
Interior of the House of Commons, time of Geo. II
Slide 12

no image available
Slide 13
St Thomas's Hospital
Slide 14
Sadler's Wells Theatre
Slide 15
The Angel Inn, Islington
Slide 16
The Charterhouse -- Cloisters
Slide 17
Newgate, as it formerly stood
Slide 18
Monastery of Grey Friars, Newgate Street
Slide 19
St Bride's Church, Fleet Street
Slide 20
Old Somerset House
Slide 21

no image available
Slide 22
Latimer Preaching before King Edward VI
Slide 23
Old St Paul's
Slide 24
Old St Paul's Cross
Slide 25
Cheapside in 1606
Slide 26
Cheapside Cross
Slide 27
Old Royal Exchange
Slide 28
Interior of the Old Royal Exchange
Slide 29
East India House
Slide 30

no image available
Slide 31
Tower of London in the 16th Century
Slide 32
Traitor Gate, Tower of London
Slide 33
Custom House, time of Elizabeth
Slide 34

no image available
Slide 35

no image available
Slide 36
The Great Fire, as seen from an Arch of Old London Bridge
Slide 37
The Monument
Slide 38

no image available
Slide 39
Ranelagh Gardens, in 1759
Slide 40

no image available
Slide 41
Lambeth Palace
Other related organisations

in stock of J. Brandon Medland, 1889

in stock of UK Band of Hope Union, 1891

in stock of Wrench & Son, 1892

in stock of E.G. Wood, 1894 (item ref. 3561-3598)

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1902-1914 (item ref. 1286)

in stock of Walter Tyler, 1909 (item ref. 8e)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
unknown  (latest possible 1889)
Person linked to this set

compiler: MALDEN, B.J., F.R.G.S.  (1838-1933)

Reading or song

Old London (n.d.)

Related slide sets

continued by Ancient London (lecture: E.G. Wood, 65-295 slides, in/before 1888)

see generic title Old London (generic set title – 4 different versions are known)

The Medland and Riley catalogues describe this as 'As shown by Mr Malden, of the Royal Polytechnic'

32 slides known to exist in private collection

Subject keyword
Lucerna ID  3000361

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 5 August 2021

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