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A Quick Overview of Aldermanbury
Aldermanbury is in the London area of City. The nearest station to Aldermanbury is Moorgate Railway Station which is about 4 minutes to the North East.
Aldermanbury Square was laid out in 1962 following significant war damage in the area as part of the London Wall Plan of 1955.
- An oval traffic island rather than a square, it was first laid out in a symmetrical arrangement of flower beds, lawn, paving and seating.
- Re-landscaping took place for the Millennium enabled by the Brewers' Company but in 2006 it was again reconfigured as part of the Street Scene Challenge initiative run by the City of London.
- It is now a traffic-free public space with tree planting, lighting, seating and a water feature.