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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON
17th February 1938 1st public experimental demonstration of Baird color TV (London)
17th February 1896 London Country Councils' Muzzling Order becomes effective
17th February 1883 A Ashwell patents free-toilet in London
17th February 1740 The end of the great frost, freezing of the Thames and a terrible Winter
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
|1||Captain James Cook||88 Mile End Road, Mile End|
|2||Ernest Shackleton lived here||Aberdeen House, 12 Westwood Hill, Sydenham, Lond|
|3||Explorer Stuart lived here||9 Campden Hill Square, London|
|4||Joseph-Rene Bellot's Obelisk||Riverside Walk, Greenwich, London|
|5||Livingstone I Presume?||1 Savile Row|
|6||Robert Falcon Scott lived here||56 Oakley Street, Chelsea, London|
|7||Sir Richard Burtons Bedouin Tomb||St Mary Magdalen's RC Church, 61 Worple Way, Mor|
|8||St Margarets and Captain Cook||Abbey Road, Barking|
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