London Borough of Southwark in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
Wharf handled all cargos specialising in provisions and tea. In the 1860's, the use of cold storage was pioneered here and this are became known as "London Larder". Hay's Wharf stored 75% of the bacon, butter, cheese and canned meat needed for London.
Erected by Hay's Galleria, London Bridge City.
Location. 51° 30.327′ N, 0° 5.091′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Southwark, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Hay's Lane and Tooley Street (Route A200), on the right when traveling south on Hay's Lane. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: London Borough of Southwark, England SE1 2HB, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Great Fire of Tooley Street (within shouting distance of this marker); The Church of St. Olave The Glaziers Hall (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); William Nicholson (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); St. Saviour’s & St. Olaves Girls’ School (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Southwark Cathedral (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); The George Inn (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); St. Saviour’s Southwark Private Property (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Southwark.
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