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St Mary Botham

St Mary Botham

Building  From 1279  To 1666

Categories: Religion

'Bothaw' derived from 'boathouse', which makes sense when you remember that before the Embankment was built the Thames used be be a lot closer. In existence by 1279, it was destroyed in the Great Fire of 1666 and not rebuilt. The site was retained as a churchyard until Cannon Street Railway Station was built in the 1860s.

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St Mary Botham

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St Mary Bothaw

Site of St Mary Bothaw, destroyed in the Great Fire 1666. The Corporation of ...

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