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The Salmon School
In the 17th century, the Salmon school was one of the biggest and most renowned girls’ schools in the London area and the country. The school taught girls from middling and elite families for approximately 40 years.
Before Devonshire House was the headquarters of the Religious Society of Friends in Britain from 1794 until 1925, it was a large house called Fisher’s Folly.
The Gravel Pit Chapel
The Gravel Pit Chapel was home to a radical religious congregation, now buried in a walled-off graveyard in Hackney.
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The Execution of Mary Aubry in Leicester Fields, which is now Leicester Square.