July Saint James the Greater (i. 'the Elder') was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus. He was the first of the Apostles to be martyred and was beheaded. His remains are held in Santiago de Compostela in Galicia (Spain).
A view north in Golden Square, Soho, looking towards Upper James Street, with the large chimneys of the St James' and Pall Mall Electic Light Company's works on Marshall Street in the distance. 1902 (towers long demolished now)