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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
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.
c1633
London Metropolitan Archives
Main Print Collection
Agas, Ralph
photo-mechanical process, map/plan
paper on gauze
AGAS St Andrews Hill
Approximate