Great British Street Names

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A trivia-filled tour in an engaging guide to the stories behind the most popular and strangest street names around England, Scotland and Wales. Referencing hundreds of streets, roa...
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A trivia-filled tour in an engaging guide to the stories behind the most popular and strangest street names around England, Scotland and Wales. Referencing hundreds of streets, roads and lanes, from Roman roads to modern times. Learn the locations of the shortest (Rye) and longest (Bolderwood Arboretum Ornamental Drive) street names; discover why London has no ‘Roads’; and which English county boasts The Street with No Name. Learn to unpick the historical, topographical and cultural associations of places and be sure to smile at Busty View in County Durham and Inner Ting Tong in Devon, among the many other priceless, unfortunate survivals listed.
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Hardback
19 x 14cm
224 pages
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