Kingston upon Thames in 50 Buildings by Julian McCarthy PDF

By Julian McCarthy

on the middle of 1 of London’s busiest boroughs, nestled at the financial institution of the River Thames, lies Kingston upon Thames. This bright city first looks on checklist within the Anglo-Saxon chronicles whilst King Alfred the Great’s grandfather got here the following in advert 838, and via the 10th century it had turn into a spot of coronation for no less than Anglo-Saxon kings.

The city itself has controlled to keep lots of its historic roots, with the numerous examples of lovely structure through the a long time. Kingston upon Thames in 50 structures explores historical past via a range of the best of those treasures. during this distinct examine, Julian McCarthy celebrates the Kingston’s architectural historical past in a brand new and available method with a chronological journey of the town’s historical and glossy buildings.

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