Seven Dials neighborhood. When Thomas Neale developed the area in the 1690s, he used a star-shaped plan to maximize the number of houses he could build on the site. By creating the strange junctions of roads, it gave him more roads, more frontages and more properties than the square plots of land which were being built upon elsewhere in London.

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Seven Dials neighborhood. When Thomas Neale developed the area in the 1690s, he used a star-shaped plan to maximize the number of houses he could build on the site. By creating the strange junctions of roads, it gave him more roads, more frontages and more properties than the square plots of land which were being built upon elsewhere in London.

54 Amazing Facts About London That Will Blow Your Mind

54 Amazing Facts About London That Will Blow Your Mind

'I wander thro' each charter'd street / Near where the charter'd Thames does flow. And mark in every face I meet / Marks of weakness, marks of woe.'

Ghost stations of the London Underground. One of my favourite things to do in London.

Ghost stations of the London Underground. One of my favourite things to do in London.

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