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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 ...

www.coventgardenmemories.org.uk/page_id__33_path__0p36p.aspx

Nov 5, 2012 ... On this journey both rich and poor have moulded its history, in an area once renowned for licentious behaviour. Much of Covent Garden would ...

www.coventgardenmemories.org.uk/category_id__36.aspx

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.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.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.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/survey-london/vol36/pp129-150

'Covent Garden Market', in Survey of London: Volume 36, Covent Garden, ed. ... 15) The history of the market, he concluded, 'bristles with illegality, fraud and ...

www.timeout.com/london/things-to-do/covent-garden-then-and-now

All of the images below were taken by photographer and Covent Garden historian Clive Boursnell, who recreated scenes from his archive of images from the ...