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James Bond in London: The Tour
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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

21st September 1983 David Mamet's Glengarry Glen Ross, premieres in London

21st September 1977 Rapper Doc Brown was born in Kilburn.

21st September 1906 Born today: Derrick De Marney, London England, actor (Inheritance)

21st September 1849 Born today: Edmund Gosse, London, translator/critic (Father and Son)

Top Historical-related places to visit in London.



Some of the great stories and places from historic London.

TOP 10 HISTORICAL RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

MORE HISTORICAL SIGHTS:

11. The First Coffee Shop in London @ St Michaels Alley, Cornhill, Bank
12. Wapping Old Stairs @ Nr Wapping high Street
13. Loughton's Iron Age Camp @ Loughton Camp, Loughton, Epping Forest
14. Harcourt House's Odd Duke @ Harcourt House, Cavendish Square, London
15. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
16. Charlton House: Lusty Ghost @ Charlton Road, Charlton, London
17. Poet's Corner @ Westminster Abbey
18. The Phoney Houses @ 23-24 Leinster Terrace, Bayswater
19. The French House @ 49 Dean Street, Soho
20. Fortune Street Park @ Fortune Street, Barbican, London
21. London's Smallest Pub, U Decide? @ 43 Linhope Street
22. Walnut Tree House @ 500 High Street, Leyton
23. Secret Tunnels - 100 feet down @ Craig Court, off Trafalgar Square
24. Site of Lord Byrons famous duel @ 100 Pall Mall
25. The Great Fire of London @ Pudding Lane
26. The Monument.... is leaning! @ Near King William Street
27. Kingsway Tunnels - 110 feet down @ Chancery Lane & Kingsway...
28. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
29. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
30. Green Pond Road Stadium @ Green Pond Road, Walthamstow
31. Merrick of Mile End @ Mile End Road
32. Wapping Pier Head @ Off Wapping High Street
33. Another 'Pie & Mash' gem @ 9 Broadway Market
34. Drink with an Old Soldier! @ 41 Romney Street, Westminster, London
35. The Old Bedford @ 123-133 Camden High Street, Camden
36. John Wilkes' House Riots @ 35 Grosvenor Square
37. King of the Zulu's @ 18 Melbury Road, London
38. Leadenhall Market @ 48-51 Leadenhall Market
39. The Widest Pavement in London @ Whitechapel High Street, E1
40. Jack Straw's Castle @ North End Way , London
41. Wanstead Park's Grotto @ Ornamental Waters, Wanstead Park
42. Facts on Selfridges @ 400 Oxford Street
43. A Tunnel & a Workhouse @ 44 Glasshouse Street, Piccadilly
44. Ancient Hunting Cry In London @ Soho
45. Friday Hill House @ 7 Simmons Lane, Chingford
46. A very Special Building @ 233 High Holborn
47. Brunel's Tree...Alive & Kicking @ Railway Avenue
48. The Ealing Club @ 42A The Broadway, Ealing
49. Chalk... but no Cheese @ Limehouse
50. Legendary Soho Eaterie In Flames @ Chez Victor, 45 Wardour Street
51. Sylvia's Suffragette Shop @ 198 Bow Road, Bow, London
52. Spiral Escalator @ Holloway Road, Islington
53. The Red Lion @ 23 Crown Passage, Off Pall Mall
54. Earls Court Big Wheel @ Earl's Court, London
55. Headstone Manor @ Pinner View, Middlesex
56. St John's Churchyard @ Nr Wapping Gardens
57. A House of Laughter @ Glenshaw Mansions, Brixton Road / Mowll Street
58. Artist Piet Mondrian's House @ 60 Parkhill Road, Hampstead
59. The Water Rats @ 328 Grays Inn Road, London
60. The Roman Bath @ 5 Strand Lane, London
61. Charterhouse @ Charterhouse Square, Smithfield, London
62. Shadwell Basin @ Off Glamis Road
63. A Very Long Speech @ House of Commons
64. Berezovsky's Stanley House @ Stanley House, Chelsea, London
65. Charles II 's Special Road @ King's Road
66. How To Measure A Cockney? @ St Mary-Le-Bow, Cheapside
67. Bromley Hall @ 43 Gillender Street, London
68. Francisco de Miranda's Statue @ Fitzroy Sqaure
69. Parliament Hill Park, But Why? @ Parliament Hill
70. Kettner's and Napolean @ 29 Romilly Street, Soho
71. Soho...Fruit and Veg...Porn @ Berwick Street
72. Notre Dame de France @ 5 Leicester Place, Leicester Square
73. Thames Ironworks @ Bow Creek, Canning Town
74. Jonas Hanway's Handy Gadget @ Hanway House, Red Lion Square
75. The Walthamstow Windmill @ Oak Hill Gardens, Walthamstow
76. The Spaniard's Inn @ Spaniards Road, Hampstead
77. Big Ben.... @ Westminster
78. Grand Seraglio... What? @ Covent Garden
79. The Wernher Collection @ Ranger's House, Chesterfield Walk, Blackheath
80. 1st petrol car was built here @ 1 Connaught Road, Walthamstow, London
81. History of St Sepulchre Church @ Church of St Sepulchre, London
82. The Freud's Lived Here @ Freud Museum, 20 Maresfield Gardens
83. Seven Dials (nee Six) @ Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, London
84. Bridge House @ 23 Barking Road, Canning Town
85. Captain Kidd Public House @ Off Wapping Rose Garden
86. East End with lots of East @ Stepney
87. Rugby Was Born Here @ St Clement Danes Church, Strand
88. Lord Byron's Bolthole @ 6 Bennet Street, St James's
89. The Gatehouse @ 1 North Road
90. Black Cap @ 171 Camden High Street, London
91. Old Queens Head @ 44 Essex Road
92. Bagnigge House @ 61-63 Kings Cross Road
93. St Matthias Church @ 113 Poplar High St, Tower Hamlets
94. The Last of the Great Exhibition @ Coalbrookdale Gate, Kensington Gardens
95. Tip-Top Umbrellas @ James Smith & Sons, 53 New Oxford Street
96. Cash in the Wind @ The Bank Of England
97. London's Oldest Chippie... @ 47 Endall Street
98. Prospect of Whitby @ 57 Wapping Wall
99. The Turkish Baths @ Old Broad Street from Liverpool Street
100. The World's First Tube Line @ Off Faringdon Road
101. Once there were Herrings @ 137 Cannon Street
102. Charles I's Intercepted Letter @ 285 High Holborn, London
103. The 'Portable' Crosby Hall @ Crosby Hall, Cheyne Walk, Chelsea
104. A gunshot in the night @ Buckingham Palace
105. Lenin's London Newspaper @ 37a Clerkenwell Green
106. London's First Railway Bookstall @ Euston Station
107. Seven Stars @ 53-54 Carey St, City of London
108. Queen Vic's Hubby Hall @ Kensington Gore
109. The Two Puddings @ 27 Broadway, Stratford
110. St Katherine's Dock Marina @ Off Smithfield