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17 – 18 Hatton Garden, 1962 (London Metropolitan Archives)

Hatton Garden, 1840, John Tallis, from Street Views of London: 1838-40 

Hatton Garden diamond dealer’s office, 1971 (London Metropolitan Archives)

Engraving of Field Lane, 1840, (Survey of London, Vol II, Walter Thornbury,1878)

Street view of Hatton Garden,1920 (London Metropolitan Archives)

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Photograph of Rachel Lichtenstein c. James Price 2011

 App page:

Jeweller’s Workshop, 1971 (London Metropolitan Archives)

Penny Ices, John Thomson, Streets of London, 1876

Pastorelli & Rapkin, 1944 (London Metropolitan Archives)

Hatton Garden, 1944 (London Metropolitan Archives)

Book page:

Hatton Garden, 1939 (private collection)

Hatton Garden, 1895 (London Metropolitan Archives)

Holborn Viaduct, 1910 (Bishopsgate Institute, glass slide collection)

Detail from Agas Map c.1560  (London Metropolitan Archives)


Produced: Phantom Productions
Executive Producers: Francesca Panetta & Lucy Greenwell
Producer: India Rakusen
Sound Design: Brendan Baker
Mixing: Andrew Smillie
Project Manager: Matt Hill
Readings by Frank Burnet and Ruth Posner
‘More’ by Nils Frahm used with kind permission of Erased Tapes


Voices: (in order of appearance)

Francesca Panetta

Rachel Lichtenstein

Iain Sinclair

Alma Quinn

Maria Pellicci

Mr Weissbart

President of the Diamond Bourse

Adam Hasan

Antony Laurence

Nancy Laurence

Tracey Pye



Streets of Old London, Vol II, 1876, Walter Thornbury

Stories of the Streets of London, H.Barton Baker, 1899 (Chapman and Hall Ltd)

Oliver Twist, Charles Dickens, 1838

Diamonds , Esther Kreitman, 2009 (David Paul Press)



Directed by James Price of Field-Studies



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Diamond Street App has been funded by Arts Council England (Grants for the Arts)


Executive Producer & content provider: Rachel Lichtenstein 

Producer, technical advisor and graphic design: Simon Poulter working with Metal


For generous permission to use images from their archives: 

Bishopsgate Institute Archives

Camden Local Studies and Archive Centre

London Metropolitan Archives

Museum of London


Web design: Sophie Mellor