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[Plan of property on Bread Street] 119A

[Plan of property on Bread Street] 119A

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1760

Shelfmark: Maps Crace IX

Item number: 119A

Genre: Plan

Map scale ratio: 1'' : 8 Feet (1 : 98.5)

Map scale description: 8 Scale

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This plan comes from a rent book belonging to the Mercers' Company. One of the most prominent city livery companies, the Mercers' dealt primarily in textiles. Having amassed great wealth, they began to buy property in the City of London, which they then leased to tenants.

These are properties on Bread Street, which takes its name from medieval times when it was the site of a bread market.

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