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Fleet Street. By James Valentine c.1890.
Fleet Street in 1890

Fleet Street is a road in central London. It used to be where newspapers were made, before they moved east to Wapping.

The street already existed in the 14th century. It connected the City of London to Westminster. It takes its name from the River Fleet.

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