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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

19th July 1975 Piccadilly line extension from Hounslow West opened as far as Hatton Cross.go to related location

19th July 1947 Born today: Brian May, London, rock guitarist (Queen-We are the Champions)

19th July 1941 Winston Churchill launched V for Victory campaign.go to related location

19th July 1821 The Coronation of George IV in Westminster Abbey.go to related location

Great London Explorers Tour


Some of the greatest explorers hailed from London. Let's see some of the places that inspired them.

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





 
# Image Location Address Notes
1Captain James CookCaptain James Cook88 Mile End Road, Mile End
2Ernest Shackleton lived hereErnest Shackleton lived hereAberdeen House, 12 Westwood Hill, Sydenham, Lond
3Explorer Stuart lived hereExplorer Stuart lived here9 Campden Hill Square, London
4Joseph-Rene Bellot's ObeliskJoseph-Rene Bellot's ObeliskRiverside Walk, Greenwich, London
5Livingstone I Presume?Livingstone I Presume?1 Savile Row
6Robert Falcon Scott lived hereRobert Falcon Scott lived here56 Oakley Street, Chelsea, London
7Sir Richard Burtons Bedouin TombSir Richard Burtons Bedouin TombSt Mary Magdalen's RC Church, 61 Worple Way, Mor
8St Margarets and Captain CookSt Margarets and Captain CookAbbey Road, Barking
8 locations, 2804 hits


download Great London Explorers Tour as a PDF documentDownload 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.