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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

26th July 1977 Elvis Costello was arrested at The Park Lane Hilton.go to related location

26th July 1973 Peter Shaffers Equus, premieres in London

26th July 1973 Underworld actress Kate Beckinsale born in London.

26th July 1966 England beat Portugal 2-1 at Wembley Stadium to reach the World Cup Final.

26th July 1950 Born today: Susan George, London England, actress (Straw Dogs, Mandingo)

26th July 1895 Born today: Jerry Verno, London England, actor (River of Unrest, Sweeney Todd)

26th July 1895 Born today: Robert Graves, London England, writer/poet (I Claudius) [or 6/26]

26th July 1891 Henry James' American, premieres in London

26th July 1842 Born today: Alfred Marshall, London, economist

26th July 1802 Born today: Winthrop Mackworth Praed, London, poet/politician

Top Ancient-related places to visit in London.



London's ancient origins are plenty documented from the Roman burial excavaltions by archeaologists to the remaining parts of the old walls to hidden rivers, to folklore crime and legends, London's riven with ancient tales and stories from days of yore...

TOP 10 ANCIENT RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

MORE ANCIENT SIGHTS:

11. Lesnes Abbey Ruins @ Abbey Road, Belvedere, Kent
12. London's Oldest Outdoor Statue @ Trinity Church Square, Southwark
13. The Roman Bath @ 5 Strand Lane, London
14. Canonbury Towers @ Canonbury Place, Islington
15. St Nicholas' Church @ Deptford Green, London
16. The Cheapside Cross @ Cheapside, London
17. Forest Gate's Old Spotted Dog @ 212 Upton Lane, Forest Gate
18. London's Gladiator Colosseum @ Guildhall Yard, Off Gresham Street, London
19. The White Bear Inn @ 221 Piccadilly, London
20. The Lamb and Flag @ 33, Rose Street
21. Chaucer Lived Over the Aldgate @ 2 Aldgate High Street, London
22. Oldest Shopfront in London @ 56 Artillery Lane
23. Fulham Palace @ Bishop's Avenue, Fulham, London
24. St Margarets and Captain Cook @ Abbey Road, Barking
25. London's Female Gladiator @ 159 Great Dover Street, Southwark
26. Walnut Tree House @ 500 High Street, Leyton
27. Pole Hill's Inaccurate Obelisk @ Pole Hill, Chingford
28. Comedy of Errors 1st Performance @ Gray's Inn Hall, South Square, Holborn
29. Bruce Castle Museum @ Lordship Lane, Tottenham
30. The Temple of Mithras @ Temple Court, Queen Victoria Street, London
31. Hadrian's Well @ 30 Gresham Street
32. The Oldest Bridge still in use @ Kingston upon Thames, Surrey
33. George Monoux's Moones @ 41-43 Billet Road, Walthamstow, London
34. Old Bank of England Pub @ 194 Fleet Street
35. Chaucers Canterbury Tales Origin @ Talbot Yard, Southwark, London
36. Saffron Hill @ Saffron Hill, Farringdon
37. Number 1 Poultry @ 1 Poultry, London
38. Beddington Roman Villa @ Beddington Sewage Works, Croydon
39. John Harvards Tavern @ 103 Borough High Street, Southwark, London
40. The York Watergate @ Embankment Gardens, Westminster, London
41. Bishopsgate Mitre @ Bishopsgate and Wormwood Street
42. The Hoop & Grapes @ 47 Aldgate High Street
43. The Ship Tavern @ 27 Lime Street
44. Charterhouse @ Charterhouse Square, Smithfield, London
45. London's First Bridge @ River Thames, Vauxhall
46. The Old Bell Tavern @ 95 Fleet Street, City of London
47. The Cherry Tree @ 22 The Green, Southgate, London
48. The Old Curiosity Shop @ 13-14 Portsmouth Street, London
49. The Ancient House @ Walthamstow Village, London
50. The London Stone @ Cannon Street, London
51. Middle Temple Hall @ Middle Temple Lane, London
52. London Bridge @ London Bridge, Southwark, London
53. The Rose Theatre @ 21 New Globe Walk, London
54. Headstone Manor @ Pinner View, Middlesex
55. The Cutty Sark @ 2 Greenwich Church Street, Greenwich, London
56. Ambresbury Banks @ Epping Forest
57. Merton Priory @ Merantun Way, Merton
58. Well Hall Pleasaunce @ Well Hall Road, Eltham
59. Edward III's House @ Bermondsey Wall East
60. Lockwood Reservoir's Archaeology @ Lea Valley
61. Shakespeare's Curtain Theatre @ Curtain Road, Shoreditch
62. The Petrie Museum @ UCL, Malet Place, Bloomsbury
63. The Museum of London @ 150 London Wall, Barbican
64. Chapter House @ East Cloisters, Westminster Abbey, London