A blog commemorating the unique fusion of form and function of UK coal hole covers - Victorian urban street art at its finest.
Sunday, 24 January 2016
Upper and Lower Belgrave St, London SW1
William Pryor and Co, Dalston Junction
C Heap and Co, Leicester St
These ornate and beautiful beasts are in the heart of London's diplomatic quarter, littered with embassies and High Commissions. They included new Haywards designs and two new foundries or ironmongers in Heap and Pryor.