In 1811 the elephant Chuny was bought by a menagerie in the Strand, where he grew to a massive size. This is his tragic story.
In 1914 a young Streatham man joined up to do his bit and went out to France as an ambulance driver and stretcher bearer. This is his story.
Exeter Change special
A collection of five articles with Edward Cross's remarkable menagerie at Exeter Change in the Strand as a common theme.