I’ve been fascinated by the story of my great great grandfather, George Chapman Sr, and his son, George Chapman Jr, for some time now. George
The Tower of London is just a 20-30 minute walk away from our Shoreditch apartment, not far from the Osborn St end of Brick Lane.
Brick Lane is at the end of the street we’re staying in, probably less than 100 metres away. It’s a well known street, so well
Knowing that we were staying a few nights in London, I booked tickets to see Les Miserables in the West End. We decided to see
In 1852, my great great grandfather, George Chapman Sr, left his wife and several children behind in London, and sailed with two of his sons
From Bath, our bus returned to London. At first the landscape was lush green fields and small clusters of trees, but eventually this was replaced