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Covent Garden is a district of Westminster, in Greater London, on the eastern fringes of the West End, between Charing Cross Road ...

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Nov 5, 2012 ... The 1938 film adaption of Pygmalion portrays an image of Covent Garden similar to the one most people remember: a bustling fruit and ...

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Covent Garden's thriving history started as early as the 7th century as a Saxon settlement. It is believed that it was the supporting town, then called Lundenwic, ...

www.coventgardentrust.org.uk/resources/environmentalstudy/background/history

The area around Covent Garden stretching down to The Strand was, in mid ... the foot of The Strand and stretched back at least as far north as Short's Gardens.

www.coventgarden.london/history

History. Covent Garden may be a fashionable, up to the minute shopping destination, but the past also has a place here. Discover Covent Garden's rich heritage ...

www.coventgarden.london/whats-on/history-market-building

Covent Garden had played host to markets for centuries before anybody even thought of building a structure to house them. Inigo Jones had barely finished ...

www.coventmarket.com/history

History. Covent Garden Market had its beginning in 1835 when a patent was issued to hold a “public fair or mart” in the area of Richmond, Dundas and King ...

www.thehistoryoflondon.co.uk/the-creation-of-covent-garden

At the same time Francis Russell, 4th Earl of Bedford wanted to develop his land known as Covent Garden between Long Acre and the Strand. In medieval times ...

www.british-history.ac.uk/old-new-london/vol3/pp227-237

Of Covent Garden and of Drury Lane."—Rejected Addresses. The Building of the Theatre—"Rich's Glory"—The First Performance at Covent Garden—Ladies at ...