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Fenchurch Street
Fenchurch Street
is a street in London linking Aldgate
Aldgate
at its eastern end with Lombard Street and Gracechurch Street
Gracechurch Street
in the west. It is a well-known thoroughfare in the City of London
City of London
financial district and is the site of a large number of corporate offices and headquarters To the south of Fenchurch Street
Fenchurch Street
and towards its eastern end is Fenchurch Street
Fenchurch Street
railway station, a mainline terminus with services towards east London and Essex. Other notable sites include the commercial buildings at 20 Fenchurch Street
20 Fenchurch Street
and Plantation Place. Streetscape[edit] Fenchurch Street
Fenchurch Street
is home to a large number of shops, pubs and offices, including 20 Fenchurch Street, a 525 ft tall skyscraper completed in 2014.

Fenchurch Street
Fenchurch Street
(western end)

Located at No. 71 is Lloyd's Register, where the annual journal Lloyd's Registry was previously published. The frontage on Fenchurch Street was built in 1901 by Thomas Edward Collcutt
Thomas Edward Collcutt
and is a Grade II* listed building.[1] The more modern building behind was designed by Richard Rogers
Richard Rogers
and towers above it. This was completed in 1999 and was shortlisted for the RIBA Stirling prize in 2002. At the street's eastern end and junction with Aldgate
Aldgate
is the Aldgate Pump, a historic water pump which has been designated a Grade II listed structure. Further west, Fenchurch Street's junction with Lime Street was formerly the location of a Christopher Wren
Christopher Wren
church, St Dionis Backchurch. First built in the 13th century dedicated to the patron saint of France, it was destroyed during the Great Fire in 1666, later rebuilt by Wren, and then demolished in 1878.[2] Nearby, the church of St Gabriel Fenchurch
St Gabriel Fenchurch
also stood on Fenchurch Street at its junction with Cullum Street. A blue plaque outside Plantation Place
Plantation Place
marks the site opposite where the church once stood before its destruction in the Great Fire. The western portion of Fenchurch Street
Fenchurch Street
formed part of the marathon course of the 2012 Olympic Games.[3][4] The nearest London Underground
London Underground
stations are Aldgate
Aldgate
(just beyond the eastern end of the street), Tower Hill (to the southeast) and Monument (to the west); Fenchurch Street railway station
Fenchurch Street railway station
has no direct Underground connection. The entire length of the road is served by London Buses
London Buses
route 40. The postcode for the street is EC3M. See also[edit]

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Nearby streets:

Mincing Lane Mark Lane Eastcheap Great Tower Street Leadenhall Street

References[edit]

^ Listing details, 71 Fenchurch Street, English Heritage accessed 21 Jun 2007 ^ Smith, A. (1970). Dictionary of City of London
City of London
Street Names. David & Charles. p. 68. ISBN 0-7153-4880-9.  ^ http://www.london2012.com/athletics/event/men-marathon/coursemap/ ^ http://www.london2012.com/athletics/event/women-marathon/coursemap/

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