28 Dec 2018, Φ ♣ Bloomsbury

28 Dec 2018, London:  Bloomsbury

Tavistock Square, with the British Medical Association (BMA) building and numerous momuments, including:

  • Virginia Woolf
  • Gandhi
  • Louisa Aldrich Blake
  • Hiroshima victims
  • Conscientious Objectors.

Brunswick Centre: “… a grade II listed residential and shopping centre in Bloomsbury, Camden … located between Brunswick Square and Russell Square … The centre replaced streets of run-down Georgian era terrace housing … Building started in 1967 and was completed in 1972 … After failing to attract sufficient private buyers on time, the residential section was leased to the London Borough of Camden for use as council housing, while the developer retained ownership of the structure and shopping areas”, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brunswick_Centre

Russel Square Station: Piccadilly line runs 175 steps below level ground.

Context: 3 Jan 2019, Φ Sojourn in London, 27 Dec 2018 – 3 Jan 2019