South Hackney: Shoreditch and Haggerston


This walk covers the social and domestic history of this part of South Hackney up to the gentrification of today. It includes visits to Haggerston Park, the Regents Canal and weekend street markets.

Area of London: East (North of the Thames)

Neighbourhoods covered: Hackney, Shoreditch and Haggerston

Themes: History, Transport

Specific areas of interest: Canals, Markets, Parkland, Social and economic history, Victorian architecture, Waterways

Languages: English