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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

18th November 1987 31 die in a fire at King's Cross, London's busiest subway station

18th November 1905 George Bernard Shaws Major Barbara, premieres in London

18th November 1852 State funeral of duke of Wellington (London)

18th November 1836 Born today: William Schwenck Gilbert, London, composer (Gilbert and Sullivan)

The exact centre of London



The exact centre of London

At the corner of the Strand and Charing Cross Road.

Location: St. Martin's-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square, WC2N 4JJ

Description: The exact center of London is marked by a plaque in the Church of St. Martin's-in-the-Fields overlooking Trafalgar Square.

The actual point is on the corner of the Strand and Charing Cross Road, near the statue of Charles I, there is even a plaque on the wall confirming this. The statue marks the spot of the original Charing Cross.


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Tagged in this Tour: London 2012

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The exact centre of London

At the corner of the Strand and Charing Cross Road.


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