Strand, Westminster
Strand, Westminster
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Strand, Westminster
p7522457 (Collage 29838)
London Metropolitan Archives: Wakefield Collection
"The Hobby Horse of a Lxxx Mxxxr!". The Lord Mayor, Sir William Pickett, sits astride Temple Bar pulling on ropes attached to St Clement Danes and other buildings in the centre of the road, while a crowd of aldermen look on. The satire makes reference to Pickett's plans for improvements in the Strand.
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