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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

17th November 1977 Bernard Pomerance's Elephant Man, premieres in London

17th November 1960 TV presenter Jonathan Ross was born in Camden, London.

17th November 1877 Gilbert/Sullivans operette Sorcerer, premieres in London

17th November 1842 Opera Linda di Chamounix is produced (London)

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. Syon House & Gosford Park @ Syon Park, Brentford, Middlesex
12. A ghostly Bricklayer @ South Black Lion Lane
13. Linley Sambourne House @ 18 Stafford Terrace, Kensington, London
14. Tyburn Convent @ 8 Hyde Park Place
15. Birch's Immortal Shop @ 15 Cornhill, London
16. 1st petrol car was built here @ 1 Connaught Road, Walthamstow, London
17. The Turkish Baths @ Old Broad Street from Liverpool Street
18. Berezovsky's Stanley House @ Stanley House, Chelsea, London
19. Welcome to the Manor @ Eastbury Square, Barking
20. Charlton House: Lusty Ghost @ Charlton Road, Charlton, London
21. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
22. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
23. The Old Dispensary @ 30 Romford Rd, Newham
24. Seven Dials (nee Six) @ Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, London
25. King of the Zulu's @ 18 Melbury Road, London
26. The Red Lion @ 23 Crown Passage, Off Pall Mall
27. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
28. Bob Hope was born here @ 44 Craigton Road, Eltham
29. Secret Tunnels - 100 feet down @ Craig Court, off Trafalgar Square
30. The French House @ 49 Dean Street, Soho
31. Another 'Pie & Mash' gem @ 9 Broadway Market
32. Merrick of Mile End @ Mile End Road
33. St. Pancras New Church @ Euston Road
34. Tower Hill @ Nr Tower Hill Tube Station
35. Parliament Hill Park, But Why? @ Parliament Hill
36. The World's First Tube Line @ Off Faringdon Road
37. London's Smallest Pub, U Decide? @ 43 Linhope Street
38. So What's It Called? @ 250 Havistock Hill
39. Wimbledon, Lawn Tennis Club @ Church Road, Wimbledon
40. The Roman Bath @ 5 Strand Lane, London
41. Walnut Tree House @ 500 High Street, Leyton
42. Harcourt House's Odd Duke @ Harcourt House, Cavendish Square, London
43. Orphaned Boys make a Stand @ 2 Greencoat Place, Victoria
44. Prospect of Whitby @ 57 Wapping Wall
45. The Phoney Houses @ 23-24 Leinster Terrace, Bayswater
46. A Garden with a Gruesome Past @ West Smithfield Garden
47. A House of Laughter @ Glenshaw Mansions, Brixton Road / Mowll Street
48. The Old Bedford @ 123-133 Camden High Street, Camden
49. A gilded-gold Memorial @ Albert Memorial, Kensington Gardens, Kensington
50. Spiral Escalator @ Holloway Road, Islington
51. How To Measure A Cockney? @ St Mary-Le-Bow, Cheapside
52. Notre Dame de France @ 5 Leicester Place, Leicester Square
53. Captain Kidd Public House @ Off Wapping Rose Garden
54. Ice-cream on the line @ The Strand
55. Radio London: Handels Past @ 35-36 Marylebone High Street, London
56. Charterhouse @ Charterhouse Square, Smithfield, London
57. The Samuel Gurney Memorial @ Broadway, Stratford, London
58. The Granville Theatre @ Walham Green, Hammersmith & Fulham
59. Oliver Cromwell's resting place @ 72 High Holborn, Holborn
60. Green Pond Road Stadium @ Green Pond Road, Walthamstow
61. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
62. Gunpowder Plot was foiled here @ Under House of Lords, Westminster
63. The College of Arms @ Queen Victoria Street, London
64. The Butler's Retreat @ 2 Rangers Road, Chingford
65. The Two Puddings @ 27 Broadway, Stratford
66. The Ealing Club @ 42A The Broadway, Ealing
67. Architecture Not To Be Missed @ Burlington Lane, Chiswick
68. Loughton's Iron Age Camp @ Loughton Camp, Loughton, Epping Forest
69. The Painted Hall @ Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich
70. The Wernher Collection @ Ranger's House, Chesterfield Walk, Blackheath
71. The London Stone @ Cannon Street, London
72. Wimbledon Turnstile @ Church Road, Wimbledon
73. London's oldest parish church @ West Smithfield, London
74. St John's Churchyard @ Nr Wapping Gardens
75. St John's Gate @ Clerkenwell Road
76. Traditional & Jolly Old @ 54 Whitehall
77. The Painter Of Light @ 21 Maiden Lane, Covent Garden
78. Topham Beauclerk's house @ Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London
79. Legendary Soho Eaterie In Flames @ Chez Victor, 45 Wardour Street
80. John Wilkes' House Riots @ 35 Grosvenor Square
81. Facts on Selfridges @ 400 Oxford Street
82. Sutton House @ Sutton House, Hackney, London
83. Westminster Bridge @ Westminster and South Bank
84. Headstone Manor @ Pinner View, Middlesex
85. Fortune Street Park @ Fortune Street, Barbican, London
86. The First Coffee Shop in London @ St Michaels Alley, Cornhill, Bank
87. Sylvia's Suffragette Shop @ 198 Bow Road, Bow, London
88. Queen Vic's Hubby Hall @ Kensington Gore
89. Two Bridges in One @ Grosvenor Bridge
90. The Lady Well Spring @ 148 Ladywell Road, Ladywell, Lewisham
91. Dennis Severs House @ 18 Folgate Street, London
92. Wapping Old Stairs @ Nr Wapping high Street
93. Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese @ 145 Fleet St
94. A barbers with a secret @ 156 Caledonian Road
95. Thames Ironworks @ Bow Creek, Canning Town
96. Site of Lord Byrons famous duel @ 100 Pall Mall
97. The Grenadier and it's Ghosts @ 18 Wilton Row, Chelsea
98. Soho...Fruit and Veg...Porn @ Berwick Street
99. A Pint and a Perm @ 38 Maddox Street
100. The Walthamstow Windmill @ Oak Hill Gardens, Walthamstow
101. A Huguenot Silk Weaver's Home @ 19 Princelet Street, London
102. Southwark Cathedral @ London Bridge
103. Bagnigge House @ 61-63 Kings Cross Road
104. Poet's Corner @ Westminster Abbey
105. Queen Elizabeth's Hunting Lodge @ 6 Rangers Road, Chingford, London
106. Black Cap @ 171 Camden High Street, London
107. King's Bench Debtors Prison @ Borough, Southwark, London
108. Five Fields becomes One @ Belgrave Square
109. Lord Byron's Bolthole @ 6 Bennet Street, St James's
110. The Great Fire of London @ Pudding Lane