Building    From 1724  To 1982

12 & 14 Folgate Street

Categories: Property

Reading left to right the five 4-storey houses in the picture are numbers 18 - 10. The picture source gives some detailed descriptions of the houses in their 1957 state and informs that in 1813 our two, 12 & 14, were occupied by weavers. They were demolished in the early 1980s, when we should have known better.

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12 & 14 Folgate Street

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Folgate Street houses

1983 This building replaces the two houses 12 & 14 Folgate Street that we...

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Adam brothers

Adam brothers

The four Adam brothers: John (1721-1792, born Edinburgh), Robert - the important one, James and William, (1738-1822, suicide) together designed classical buildings. Father was an architect. Ini...

Group, Architecture, Property, Scotland

1 memorial
Francis Russell, 4th Earl of Bedford

Francis Russell, 4th Earl of Bedford

In 1631 commissioned Inigo Jones to build the residential square at Covent Garden, with a piazza at the centre.

Person, Property

2 memorials
Bethnal Green and East London Housing Association / Gateway

Bethnal Green and East London Housing Association / Gateway

From British History on-line: "The Bethnal Green and East London Housing Association was formed in 1926 by an Industrial Housing Fellowship Group. It was supported by the Poplar Ruridecanal {sic} C...

Group, Property, Social Welfare

1 memorial
35, Dorset Square, Notcutt House

35, Dorset Square, Notcutt House

Researching this address unexpectedly turned up two terrific items. Firstly, the 1932 Wakefield High School Magazine.  In the list of members (old girls, presumably) we find: "Hemingway, Maisie, N...

Building, Property

1 memorial
J. Roy Lancaster

J. Roy Lancaster

We have discovered two facts about a John Roy Lancaster: In 1911 he was working for Messrs. Horne & Co, Auctioneers and Surveyors of 85 Gresham Street, and of 35 Old Queen Street, involved in ...

Person, Politics & Administration, Property

1 memorial