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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
26th May 1966 Actress Helena Bonham Carter born in Golders Green, London.
26th May 1951 Vaughan Williams Pilgrim's Progress, premieres in London
26th May 1942 Anglo-Soviet Treaty signed in London
26th May 1906 The current Vauxhall bridge was officially opened by the Prince of Wales.
26th May 1893 Born today: Eugene Goossens, London England, conductor/composer (Perseus)
26th May 1839 The first burial in newly-opened Highgate Cemetery.
The London Riots Tour
A tour of the notorious places that have seen anarchy, riots and looting in London over the years.
NOTE: Please note this is a virtual tour, a Do-It-Yourself tour you can print off and take with you when you visit London.
Submitted by adrians
|1||John Wilkes' House Riots||35 Grosvenor Square|
|2||Notting Hill Race Riots||Latimer Road, London|
|3||St Barnabas Preaching Riots||St Barnabas Street, Pimlico|
|4||The Battle of Cable Street||Cable Street, London|
|5||The Battle of Waterloo 2||81 Waterloo Road, Waterloo|
|6||The Start of the 2011 Riots||Ferry Lane, Tottenham|
|7||Broadwater Farm||Willan Road, Tottenham|
|8||The Shop the Looters Ignored||70-72 St John's Road, Clapham|
|9||House of Reeves||120 Church Street, Croydon|
|9 locations, 4933 hits|
Download a PDF version of this tour here. This can then be emailed or printed and allows for your personal notes to be added prior or while on tour.