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American Tour of London
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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

24th May 1981 Dixon of Dock Green actor Jack Warner died in London aged 85.

24th May 1953 Born today: Alfred Molina, London, actor (Enchanted April, Prick up your Ears)

24th May 1908 John Masefields Tragedy of Nan, premieres in London

24th May 1899 The state apartments at Kensington Palace opened to the public for the first time.

24th May 1890 Tivoli Theater of Varities opens in London

24th May 1879 James Walker's original Vauxhall toll bridge was opened up for free by the Prince of Wales.

24th May 1819 Queen Victoria is born at Kensington Palace.go to related location

The First Shop in the World



The First Shop in the World

Claims to be the first shop in the world, from Greenwich...

Location: 25 Nelson Road, Greenwich, London, SE10 9JB

Description: This shop sells nautical memorabilia (or nauticalia) and is on the corner of King William Walk and Romney Road.

It bills itself as First Shop in the World, due to its location in Greenwich at 4/10 of a minute West of the Prime Meridian.


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The First Shop in the World

Claims to be the first shop in the world, from Greenwich...


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