28 Apr '15, 5pm
@GylesB1 There is this: Used by cabbies to learn the knowledge I believe.
By taking the first letters we have created: WASP The four streets that go from St. Leonard’s Terrace to South Kensington Junction – Walpole Street, Anderson Street, Sloane Avenue and Pelham Street. CAB Chelsea, Albert and Battersea Bridges. COB The three respective roads they lead into said bridges – Chelsea Bridge Road, Oakley Street and Beaufort Street. Mnemonics The following mnemonics can be used to help you remember the orders of certain London-based features. We Have Water Below Moving Soft London Turds Bridges across the Thames from west to east – Westminster, Hungerford, Waterloo, Blackfriars, Millennium, Southwark, London, Tower. It was fortuitous that when they renamed the old Globe theatre in Shaftsbury Avenue to the Gielgud it didn’t spoil the mnemonic: Little Apples Grow Quickly Please ; five theatres on the north side of Shaftesbury Avenue: Lyric, Apollo, Gi...