Re: [pepysdiary] Photos of Pepys's London
Thanks for these photos that provide a sense of scale to parts of London I
didn't visit on my only trip there, and for the captions you have written
explaining the significance of each one of them!
At 04:35 PM 11/11/2008 +0000, you wrote:
>For your information, here is a link to my Flickr site where I have
>posted some photos related to Samuel's London. The 'Photos' link on the
>left doesn't seem to have any. I know we used to post them in the
>Smartgroups site. You may recognise some of my photos from then. This
>may be of most interest to Pepys readers who cannot make it to London.
>I have almost obsessively restricted photos to buildings or parts of
>buildings that contain no architecture, road signs, etc dating from
>anytime more recent than Pepys - except for things of specific
>interest, such as statues. Link:
>Alternatively search for 'Peter Easton'(eastonph) on www.flickr.com.
>When I first tried a search for me, it came up with a photo of a
>gravestone that says: "Here lies the body of Peter Easton..."! I
>believe this is of a 'famous pirate', originally from Bristol,
>who 'worked' off Newfoundland in the 1600s.
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