Then and Now London

Edition 2017

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This Then and Now twin pack contains both the latest edition of our famous London A-Z Street Atlas plus a copy of the Historical Edition allowing you to compare how London has changed between 1938 and 2017.

London Street Atlas Edition 12

This publication has 155 pages of our standard street mapping at a scale of 2.88 inches to 1 mile, extending to:

  • Barnet
  • Chingford
  • Dagenham
  • Sidcup
  • Chislehurst
  • Farnborough
  • Croydon
  • Surbiton
  • Shepperton
  • Heathrow Airport (Terminals 1-5)
  • Ruislip
  • Stanmore

A large-scale Central London 16 page street map section at 5.75 inches to 1 mile, extending:

  • north to Regent's Park and Shoreditch
  • south to Chelsea and Vauxhall
  • west to Hyde Park
  • east to Bermondsey.

Also included is:

  • An overview map of the Congestion Charging Zone
  • A West End Theatre map
  • The London Connections rail services map
  • The full London Underground map

Postcode districts, one-way streets, safety camera locations with maximum speed limits and the Congestion Charging Zone are also featured on the mapping.

The comprehensive index lists streets, selected flats, walkways and places of interest, place, area and junction names. There are separate index listings for both hospitals, walk-in centres and hospices and for the National Rail, London Tramlink, Docklands Light Railway, London Underground and Overground stations, and River Bus piers covered by this atlas.


London Historical Edition

As a facsimile reproduction of the A to Z London Street Atlas, circa 1938/39, this publication shows street mapping of London as it was before the Second World War bombing and the redevelopments that followed and may be of assistance in tracing family history for that period.

The coverage extends from central London to Edgware, Whetstone, Palmers Green, Edmonton, Walthamstow, Snaresbrook, Seven Kings, Barking, Silvertown, Plumstead, Kidbrooke, Bellingham, South Sydenham, Croydon, Streatham Common, Morden, Wimbledon Common, Twickenham, Richmond, Kew, Hanwell, Ealing Broadway, Wembley, Harrow and Wealdstone. Included within the atlas is a map of the Underground Railways of London and Suburbs and location maps of Theatreland, Cinemaland, Clubland and the main Shopping Centres. The Guide to Places of Interest section includes a location map and text giving a summary of each selected place of interest with opening times and admission charges. The index to streets section includes a list of the London County Council street name changes relevant at that time.

A foldout coloured Pictorial Map of Central London is attached to the inside back cover and this map features the locations of principal landmarks and places of interest using three dimensional drawings.

The original printing of this paperback street atlas before the Second World War was in black only; however, this facsimile reproduction has been printed in colours which simulate the current condition after its ageing over many years.

The atlas is supplied in a stout protective slipcase.

More Information
Product Name Then and Now London
Edition 2017
Edition Year 2017
Format Paperback
Size 130 x 193 x 12 mm (5.12 x 7.60 x 0.47 inches)
Scale (ratio) 1:22000
Scale 2.9 inches to 1 mile
Brand AZ Maps & Atlases
Number of Pages 464
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