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Plan of houses on Piccadilly and Duke Street

Plan of houses on Piccadilly and Duke Street

Surveyor: Butler

Medium: Pen and ink on paper

Date: 1827

Shelfmark: Maps Crace Port. 12.33

Item number: 33

Length: 406

Width: 470

Scale: Millimetres

Genre: Plan

Map scale description: 5'' : 30 Feet

Fortnum & Mason's store is indicated at number 182. A retired footman in George III's household, Charles Fortnum opened a grocery shop in Piccadilly in the 1770s. His partner was his friend John Mason, whose stables in Mason's Yard were used for deliveries.

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