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View of the foot road to Croydon

View of the foot road to Croydon

Engraver: Jukes, Francis

Medium: Aquatint, coloured

Date: 1785

Shelfmark: Ktop XL

Item number: 12e

Genre: Topographical Drawing

Daniel Defoe, who visited Croydon in the early 18th century, noted: "Croydon is a great corn-market, but chiefly for oats and oatmeal, all for London still; the town is large and full of citizens from London, which makes it so populous."

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