Cheapside

This commercial street used to be called West Cheap, derived from the Anglo-Saxon word ceap meaning «to trade». It plays host to London's main market. In the Middle Ages it also played host to many tournaments. Cheapside has three churches St-Mary-le-Bow was reconstructed after the Great Fire.

Useful information

Address:

Cheapside, EC2 London

Nearby tourist attractions

St Vedast
St Vedast
London
0:15
St Mary-le-Bow
St Mary-le-Bow
London
0:30
Bow Lane
Bow Lane
London
0:15
St Anne and St Agnes
St Anne and St Agnes
London
0:15
St Paul's Cathedral St Paul's Cathedral
St Paul's Cathedral
London
1:00
St Lawrence Jewry
St Lawrence Jewry
London
0:15
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