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Sir Hans Sloane's Chelsea


Chelsea in the 18th Century Kip

Kips' view of Chelsea

Chelsea was known as the 'village of palaces' as its healthy situation and proximity to Royal London provided ideal sites for aristocrats London home's.


  chelsea map 1625 Chelsea 1625

chelsea map in the 18th Century

Chelsea in the 18th Century



chelsea after Girtin

Chelsea after Girtin


Chelsea Thomas Preist 1838

Chelsea Thomas Preist 1838


chelsea physic garden

Chelsea Physic Garden

Sloane's statue physic GardenSloane's statue physic Garden



Sir Hans Sloane;s tomb

Sir Hans Sloane's Tomb

St Luke's Church showing Sir hans Sloane's tomb

Chelsea Old Church, showing Sir Hans Sloane's Tomb

Page updated 4th March 2010

Lecture by Kevin Flude - prepared for 'Creative Practice in Narrative Environments'

MA course at Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design & developed for University College Worcester

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