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3 Posts About 20 Yards East of Shoreditch High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Hackney, London

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Latitude: 51.5247 / 51°31'28"N

Longitude: -0.0768 / 0°4'36"W

OS Eastings: 533517

OS Northings: 182397

OS Grid: TQ335823

Mapcode National: GBR V7.WL

Mapcode Global: VHGQT.MY81

Entry Name: 3 Posts About 20 Yards East of Shoreditch High Street

Listing Date: 4 February 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1079833

English Heritage Legacy ID: 201736

Location: Hackney, London, E2

County: London

District: Hackney

Electoral Ward/Division: Weavers

Built-Up Area: Hackney

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Leonard with S Michael, Shoreditch

Church of England Diocese: London

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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 from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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