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Behind Middlesex Hospital: 18th century

Samuel Hieronymus Grimm

Behind Middlesex Hospital: 18th century
3 0 c m
actual image size: 31cm x 22cm

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The rural hinterland at the top of Newman Street, before Norfolk Road (now Cleveland Street) was laid out in 1774. In the mid ground some men are excavating and burning a bonfire, cows graze in the foreground.

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1771 AD - 1772 AD
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