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Lower Claption Road

Lower Claption Road, from the south corner of Atherden Road, looking north towards Downs Road and Claption Pond. The early eighteenth century British Asylum for Deaf and Dumb Females and the low houses on the left almost up to Downs Road hve been replaced by Powell House council flats. The Clapton Wesleyan Chapel, whose steeple can be seen in the distance gave way many years ago to a row of shops facing Clapton Pond. Date 1906, summer.