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Plan of the parish of St. Mary le Strand, including Somerset House, & precinct of the Savoy

Plan of the parish of St. Mary le Strand, including Somerset House, & precinct of the Savoy

Engraver: Simpkins, William

Medium: Engraving

Date: 1790

Shelfmark: Maps Crace Port. 13.55

Item number: 55

Length: 191

Width: 267

Scale: Millimetres

Genre: Plan

Map scale description: Scale not given

The church of St Mary le Strand is marked ''new church'' on this plan. The Exeter Exchange, an aracade of luxury shops demolished in 1829, is also shown. Somerset House is depicted with a numerical key indicating the different sections of the building: the first and second companies of Volunteers, the Navy Office, Stamp Office, Pay Office, Sick and Hurt Office, Salt Office, Tax Office, Hackney Coach Office, and Hawkers Office.

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