In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Clerkenwell like this:
Clerkenwell, par., Middlesex, within Finsbury parl. bor., London, 380 ac., pop. 69,076.
A Vision of Britain through Time includes a large library of local statistics for administrative units. For the best overall sense of how the area containing Clerkenwell has changed, please see our redistricted information for the modern district of Islington. More detailed statistical data are available under Units and statistics, which includes both administrative units covering Clerkenwell and units named after it.
GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Clerkenwell, in Islington and Middlesex | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.
Date accessed: 11th December 2013
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