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Charles Dickens' London
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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

19th February 1980 ACDC singer Bon Scott was found dead in Dulwich.

19th February 1915 Comedian Dick Emery was born in Bloomsbury, London.

19th February 1897 Charles Blondin, French tightrope walker and acrobat died from diabetes in Ealing.go to related location

19th February 1838 Jane Alsop's terrifying encounter with Spring Heeled Jack.

19th February 1401 William Sawtree, 1st English religious martyr, burned in 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. Tyburn Convent @ 8 Hyde Park Place
12. Spiral Escalator @ Holloway Road, Islington
13. Merrick of Mile End @ Mile End Road
14. Charterhouse @ Charterhouse Square, Smithfield, London
15. Syon House & Gosford Park @ Syon Park, Brentford, Middlesex
16. The Clerk's Well @ Well Court, Clerkenwell, London
17. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club @ 2 Fleet Street, London
18. London's Longest Pub? @ 25 London Street
19. Rules Restaurant, Londons oldest @ 35 Maiden Lane, Covent Garden
20. The Turkish Baths @ Old Broad Street from Liverpool Street
21. Green Pond Road Stadium @ Green Pond Road, Walthamstow
22. Tower Hill @ Nr Tower Hill Tube Station
23. Bromley Hall @ 43 Gillender Street, London
24. Seven Dials (nee Six) @ Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, London
25. Berezovsky's Stanley House @ Stanley House, Chelsea, London
26. The First Coffee Shop in London @ St Michaels Alley, Cornhill, Bank
27. Walnut Tree House @ 500 High Street, Leyton
28. The London Stone @ Cannon Street, London
29. Parliament Hill Park, But Why? @ Parliament Hill
30. Harcourt House's Odd Duke @ Harcourt House, Cavendish Square, London
31. Friday Hill House @ 7 Simmons Lane, Chingford
32. The Red Lion @ 23 Crown Passage, Off Pall Mall
33. The worst street in London @ Dorset Street, Spitalfields, London
34. Loughton's Iron Age Camp @ Loughton Camp, Loughton, Epping Forest
35. Wapping Old Stairs @ Nr Wapping high Street
36. Fortune Street Park @ Fortune Street, Barbican, London
37. Barmy Balmes House @ Downham Road, Hackney, London
38. Captain Kidd Public House @ Off Wapping Rose Garden
39. Dick Whittington lived here. @ College Street
40. The Painter Of Light @ 21 Maiden Lane, Covent Garden
41. Legendary Soho Eaterie In Flames @ Chez Victor, 45 Wardour Street
42. Not a nice way to go @ London Bridge
43. A ghostly Bricklayer @ South Black Lion Lane
44. Home to a Proms Man @ 4 Elsworthy Road, Belsize Park
45. Ice-cream on the line @ The Strand
46. The Phoney Houses @ 23-24 Leinster Terrace, Bayswater
47. Notre Dame de France @ 5 Leicester Place, Leicester Square
48. The 'Portable' Crosby Hall @ Crosby Hall, Cheyne Walk, Chelsea
49. The Granville Theatre @ Walham Green, Hammersmith & Fulham
50. The Spaniard's Inn @ Spaniards Road, Hampstead
51. Big Ben.... @ Westminster
52. Milroy's of Soho @ 3 Greek Street, Westminster
53. London's Smallest Pub, U Decide? @ 43 Linhope Street
54. Charlton House: Lusty Ghost @ Charlton Road, Charlton, London
55. St John's Churchyard @ Nr Wapping Gardens
56. Ardizzone's home of Inspiration @ 130 Elgin Avenue, Westminster
57. A Garden with a Gruesome Past @ West Smithfield Garden
58. Black Cap @ 171 Camden High Street, London
59. The College of Arms @ Queen Victoria Street, London
60. Artist James Barry died here @ 36 Castle Street, Oxford Street, London
61. Old Queens Head @ 44 Essex Road
62. Top Hat Madness @ Strand
63. Little Green Street Protest @ Little Green Street, Kentish Town, London
64. G Nissel & Co - Contact Lenses @ Mornington Terrace, Camden
65. St John's Gate @ Clerkenwell Road
66. A gunshot in the night @ Buckingham Palace
67. Richard Whittington's Statue @ Threadneedle Street
68. The Monument.... is leaning! @ Near King William Street
69. The Great Fire of London @ Pudding Lane
70. Site of Lord Byrons famous duel @ 100 Pall Mall
71. Francisco de Miranda's Statue @ Fitzroy Sqaure
72. Cittie Of Yorke @ 22 High Holborn
73. Russians, Stags and Knights @ 1 Westbourne Road
74. King of the Zulu's @ 18 Melbury Road, London
75. Oliver Cromwell's resting place @ 72 High Holborn, Holborn
76. A gilded-gold Memorial @ Albert Memorial, Kensington Gardens, Kensington
77. Wapping Station @ Nr Wapping Rose Garden
78. Victoria Tower @ Westminster
79. Leighton House & Arab Hall @ Leighton House Museum, 12 Holland Park Road
80. The BBC...visually gorgeous @ Regent Street
81. The Water Rats @ 328 Grays Inn Road, London
82. Seven Stars @ 53-54 Carey St, City of London
83. History made at Earls Court @ Earls Court Tube Station
84. The Samuel Gurney Memorial @ Broadway, Stratford, London
85. The Walthamstow Windmill @ Oak Hill Gardens, Walthamstow
86. The Chequers Tavern @ 16 Duke Street
87. Dennis Severs House @ 18 Folgate Street, London
88. Westminster Bridge @ Westminster and South Bank
89. The Royal Exchange @ Cornhill, London
90. Trains, Films and Lara @ Lincoln's Inn Fields, off Holborn
91. Artist Piet Mondrian's House @ 60 Parkhill Road, Hampstead
92. More Pie & Mash - 'G Kelly' @ 526 Roman Road
93. The Lady Well Spring @ 148 Ladywell Road, Ladywell, Lewisham
94. St. Pancras New Church @ Euston Road
95. Cleopatra's Needle @ Victoria Embankment, near Golden Jubilee Bridges
96. The Maya's home from home @ 94 Wandsworth Bridge Road
97. London's oldest parish church @ West Smithfield, London
98. Birch's Immortal Shop @ 15 Cornhill, London
99. Headstone Manor @ Pinner View, Middlesex
100. Secret Tunnels - 100 feet down @ Craig Court, off Trafalgar Square
101. Where Was Wych Street? @ Aldwych
102. Lord Shaftesbury - A.K.A. - Eros @ Piccadilly Circus
103. Kingsway Tunnels - 110 feet down @ Chancery Lane & Kingsway...
104. George Inn @ Borough High Street, Southwark
105. Dr John Snow's Pump @ Broadwick Street, Soho, London
106. History of St Sepulchre Church @ Church of St Sepulchre, London
107. Welcome to the Manor @ Eastbury Square, Barking
108. Facts on Selfridges @ 400 Oxford Street
109. Charles II 's Special Road @ King's Road
110. A Gate into London @ Aldgate