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DSC 0404Afi 460x270 - Tachbrook Estate, Pimlico

The Tachbrook estate was built on land once part of the Equitable Gas Company’s Pimlico works sited by the King’s Scholar’s Pond Sewer. After closure of the gasworks the site was a temporary holding point for coaches whilst the new Victoria Coach terminal was built. After the coaches had beenRead More →

IMG 0902 460x270 - The King's Scholars myth busted?

The King’s Scholars Pond Sewer (KSPS), aka the River Tyburn, is often touted as falling into the Thames at a place which was once known as the King’s Scholars Pond. Is this a fact? Several sources indicate the pond was sited in the locale where the sewer meets the Thames,Read More →