Place:St. James's, Greater London, England

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NameSt. James's
Alt namesSt. James'ssource: WeRelate abbreviation
TypeDistrict
Located inGreater London, England


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St James's is a central district in London in the City of Westminster, forming part of the West End. In the 17th century the area developed as a residential location for the British aristocracy and around the 19th century formed the focus of the development of gentlemen's clubs. Anciently part of the parish of St Martin in the Fields, much of it formed the parish of St James from 1685 to 1922. Since the Second World War the area has transitioned from residential to commercial use.

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