A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 11, Stepney, Bethnal Green

Edited by T F T Baker. The ancient parish of Stepney covered most of the area of the London Borough of Tower Hamlets in the middle ages, but was gradually reduced in area.

Victoria County History - Middlesex. Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1998.

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Table of contents

Title Page(s)
List of illustrations xi-xii
List of maps and other Text figures xiii-xiv
Editorial note xv
Middlesex Victoria County History committee xvi
Classes of documents in the Public Record Office used xvii-xviii
Classes of documents in London Metropolitan Archives used xix
Note on abbreviations xx-xxii
Ossulstone Hundred: Tower division 1
Stepney: Early Stepney 1-7
Stepney: Communications 7-13
Stepney: Settlement and Building to c.1700 13-19
Stepney: Manors and Estates 19-52
Stepney: Economic History 52-63
Stepney: Local Government 63-70
Stepney: Churches 70-81
Stepney: Roman Catholicism to c.1700 81
Stepney: Protestant Nonconformity to 1689 81-83
Stepney: Charities for the Poor 83-86
Bethnal Green: Introduction 87
Bethnal Green: Communications 88-90
Bethnal Green: Settlement and Building to 1836 91-95
Bethnal Green: The Green, Bethnal Green Village 95-101
Bethnal Green: Dog Row 101-103
Bethnal Green: The West, Shoreditch Side, Spitalfields, and the Nichol 103-109
Bethnal Green: Cambridge Heath 109-112
Bethnal Green: The North West, Hackney Road 112-114
Bethnal Green: The Centre, Bethnal Green Road 114-117
Bethnal Green: The East, Old Ford Lane, Green Street, and Globe Town 117-119
Bethnal Green: Building and Social Conditions from 1837 to 1875 120-126
Bethnal Green: Building and Social Conditions from 1876 to 1914 126-132
Bethnal Green: Building and Social Conditions from 1915 to 1945 132-135
Bethnal Green: Building and Social Conditions after 1945 Social and Cultural Activities 135-147
Bethnal Green: Social and Cultural Activities 147-155
Bethnal Green: Estates 155-168
Bethnal Green: Economic History 168-190
Bethnal Green: Local Government 190-202
Bethnal Green: Parliamentary Representation 202-203
Bethnal Green: Public Services 203-212
Bethnal Green: The Parish Church 212-217
Bethnal Green: List of Churches 217-226
Bethnal Green: Roman Catholicism 227-228
Bethnal Green: Protestant Nonconformity 228-240
Bethnal Green: Judaism 240-241
Bethnal Green: Buddhism 241
Bethnal Green: Education 242-260
Bethnal Green: Charities for the Poor 260-263
Index: A-J 264-280
Index: K-Z 280-297
Corrigenda to Volume X 298