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[Plan of Leadenhall Market and the East India Warhouse]

[Plan of Leadenhall Market and the East India Warhouse]

Draughtsman: Anonymous

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1720

Shelfmark: Maps Crace Port. 8.55

Item number: 55

Length: 445

Width: 508

Scale: Millimetres

Genre: Plan

Map scale description: 2'' : 50 Feet

This drawn plan of Leadenhall Market was made for use in the works of extension and improvements of the market. Leadenhall Market burned down in the great fire of 1666 and was rebuilt around three large courtyards housing a beef market, a lamb and mutton market and a herb market, respectively.

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