Agas' Map of London: William Shakespeare's Property in Blackfriars
Agas' Map of London: William Shakespeare's Property in Blackfriars
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Agas' Map of London: William Shakespeare's Property in Blackfriars
AGAS St Andrews Hill (Collage 322963)
London Metropolitan Archives: Main Print Collection
Detail from the 'Agas' map of London c1561, this edition published c1633, sheet 8; showing St Andrew's Hill, the location of the property William Shakespeare purchased in Blackfriars in 1613. It is generally considered that the property was located on the east side of the road, just above the word 'hyll', where the entrance to Ireland Yard stands today.
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