Home

Tours | Categories (New, Hot) | Map

Alcohol - Ancient - Animal - Architecture - Art - Aviation - Boxing - Celebrity - Charity - Children - Church - Cinema - Comedy - Crime - Dance - Death - Disaster - Drugs - Fashion - Food - Gambling - Ghost - Grave - Health - Historical - Industry - Justice - LGBT - Literary - Look Up - Medical - Military - Motoring - Murder - Museum - Music - Nature - Naval - Paranormal - Pioneer - Poetry - Police - Politics - Pub - Public Amenities - Quirky - Religion - Retail - Ripper - River - Royalty - Science - Sculpture - Sex - Signs - Society - Sport - Subterranean - Technology - Theatre - Train - Transport - Tube - TV - Weather -

Contact Us

IN THE NEWS

Westfield Stratford City East
Westfield Stratford City East Retail Theme

TOUR OF THE MONTH

The Great London Ghost Tour
The Great London Ghost Tour

ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

17th October 1967 Memorial service for Brian Epstein at New London Synagogue

17th October 1946 Born today: Vicki Hodge, London England, actress (Confessions of a Sex Maniac)

17th October 1934 Fulham footballing legend Johnny Haynes born in Kentish Town.

17th October 1922 Scottish worker begins hunger march from Glasgow on London

17th October 1814 Meux Brewery disaster at Tottenham Court Road kills 7: drowned by beer.go to related location

Top Disaster-related places to visit in London.



Events that caused great destruction or great loss of life don't come around very often. Every now and again someone or something wages a war on the city and it's inhabitants.

TOP 10 DISASTER RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

MORE DISASTER SIGHTS:

11. 1867 Ice Skating Disaster @ Regent's Park Boating Lake, London
12. Lepers, Beer, and Thespians @ 268-269 Tottenham Court Road
13. The Great Fire of London @ Pudding Lane
14. The SS Montgomery Wreck @ Thames off Sheerness
15. The Gherkin @ 30 St Mary Axe
16. 21/7 Bomb Factory @ 58 Curtis House, Ladderswood Way, New Southgate,
17. St Magnus the Martyr @ Lower Thames Street, London
18. Green Jackets Bandstand bomb @ Bandstand, Regents Park
19. London's 9/11 Memorial @ Grosvenor Square, London
20. Site of huge gunpowder explosion @ 43 Great Tower Street, London
21. Sandhurst School @ Minard Road, Catford, London
22. Edgware Gas Explosion @ Highview Gardens, Edgware, London
23. Thames Flood Barrier @ Unity Way, Woolwich
24. Exchange Alley @ Bank, London
25. The Silvertown Explosion @ North Woolwich Road, London
26. All Hallows Church @ Byward Street, London
27. WT Stead lived here @ 5 Smith Square, Westminster, London
28. The Camden Markets @ Camden Lock Place
29. Holland House @ Holland Park, Holland Walk, Kensington
30. Earls Court Big Wheel @ Earl's Court, London
31. House of Reeves @ 120 Church Street, Croydon
32. The Princess Alice Disaster @ Galleon's Reach, Plumstead
33. Vincent C. Richmond lived here @ 24 Silverdale Road, Highams Park
34. The Cutty Sark @ 2 Greenwich Church Street, Greenwich, London
35. The Chinese Bridge and Pagoda @ St James Park
36. Scene of Great Tooley St Fire @ Cottons Wharf, Southwark, London
37. Blow Up Bridge @ Macclesfield Bridge, Regents Park, London
38. The Apollo Theatre @ Shaftesbury Avenue
39. First Bomb of World War 1 @ 31 Nevill Road, Hackney, London
40. The Piccadilly Tornado @ 12 Sherwood Street, Piccadilly, London
41. Houses Collapsed into Hole @ Ridley Road, Bromley
42. The Battles of Brentford @ Syon Park, Brentford, Middlesex
43. Thai Chilli Sauce Terror Cloud @ Thai Cottage, 34 D'arblay Street, Soho, London
44. The Piccadilly Hotel's Tornado @ 12 Sherwood Street, Piccadilly, London
45. Grenfell Tower @ Station Walk, North Kensington
46. Turner and Rushgrove House @ Rushgrove Street, Woolwich
47. Spanish Rooms Fire @ 18 Denmark Place, Tottenham Court Road