America Square, EC3N

Place Name

Built between 1768 and 1774, shortly before the signing of the America treaty of independence, it was laid out by George Dance the Younger for middle-class merchants and sea captains. Although the name’s origin is unknown it is thought to be after the merchants who traded with the American colonies who had their quarters here.

 

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