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Sherston Place.

Sherston Place.
Sherston Place.
© National Maritime Museum, London
Repro ID: H2388
Description: Sherston Place in Bermondsey. By 1900, the living conditions in Bermondsey were awful. There were known examples of nine people living in one room and one tap serving 25 houses with no sanitation. Conditions remained bad well into the 20th century.
Creator: Unknown
Date: c.1920
Credit line: Southwark Library Collection
National Maritime Museum/Royal Observatory GreenwichNew Opportunities Fund 
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