Historical themed places

Some of the great stories and places from historic London.

TOP 10 HISTORICAL RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

The River Lea Coppermill
1. The River Lea Coppermill
The Old Dispensary
2. The Old Dispensary
Where Was Wych Street?
3. Where Was Wych Street?
Cittie Of Yorke
4. Cittie Of Yorke
Syon House & Gosford Park
5. Syon House & Gosford Park
Once there were Herrings
6. Once there were Herrings
The First Coffee Shop in London
7. The First Coffee Shop in London
Captain Kidd Public House
8. Captain Kidd Public House
Devils Tavern and Apollo Club
9. Devils Tavern and Apollo Club
Charlton House: Lusty Ghost
10. Charlton House: Lusty Ghost

MORE HISTORICAL SIGHTS:

11. Spiral Escalator @ Holloway Road, Islington
12. St James Church @ Clerkenwell Close
13. The Monument.... is leaning! @ Near King William Street
14. Henry VIII's wine cellar @ Ministry of Defence, Whitehall, London
15. The Devil and the Lady @ Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street
16. The exact centre of London @ St. Martin's-in-the-Fields, Trafalgar Square
17. Wapping Old Stairs @ Nr Wapping high Street
18. The Great Fire of London @ Pudding Lane
19. The Phoney Houses @ 23-24 Leinster Terrace, Bayswater
20. Walnut Tree House @ 500 High Street, Leyton
21. The 'Portable' Crosby Hall @ Crosby Hall, Cheyne Walk, Chelsea
22. King of the Zulu's @ 18 Melbury Road, London
23. Bob Hope was born here @ 44 Craigton Road, Eltham
24. London's oldest parish church @ West Smithfield, London
25. Merrick of Mile End @ Mile End Road
26. Facts on Selfridges @ 400 Oxford Street
27. St John's Churchyard @ Nr Wapping Gardens
28. Notre Dame de France @ 5 Leicester Place, Leicester Square
29. History of St Sepulchre Church @ Church of St Sepulchre, London
30. A Very Long Speech @ House of Commons
31. The Clerk's Well @ Well Court, Clerkenwell, London
32. G Nissel & Co - Contact Lenses @ Mornington Terrace, Camden
33. Leadenhall Market @ 48-51 Leadenhall Market
34. Loughton's Iron Age Camp @ Loughton Camp, Loughton, Epping Forest
35. The Spaniard's Inn @ Spaniards Road, Hampstead
36. Tyburn Convent @ 8 Hyde Park Place
37. Southwark Cathedral @ London Bridge
38. Harcourt House's Odd Duke @ Harcourt House, Cavendish Square, London
39. Another 'Pie & Mash' gem @ 9 Broadway Market
40. Site of Lord Byrons famous duel @ 100 Pall Mall
41. Welcome to the Manor @ Eastbury Square, Barking
42. A House of Laughter @ Glenshaw Mansions, Brixton Road / Mowll Street
43. The Roman Bath @ 5 Strand Lane, London
44. Wanstead Park's Grotto @ Ornamental Waters, Wanstead Park
45. The Red Lion @ 23 Crown Passage, Off Pall Mall
46. How To Measure A Cockney? @ St Mary-Le-Bow, Cheapside
47. Tip-Top Umbrellas @ James Smith & Sons, 53 New Oxford Street
48. A gilded-gold Memorial @ Albert Memorial, Kensington Gardens, Kensington
49. Green Pond Road Stadium @ Green Pond Road, Walthamstow
50. London's Most Male Street @ Panton Street, Haymarket
51. Seven Dials (nee Six) @ Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, London
52. The World's First Tube Line @ Off Faringdon Road
53. Wimbledon, Lawn Tennis Club @ Church Road, Wimbledon
54. The Butler's Retreat @ 2 Rangers Road, Chingford
55. Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese @ 145 Fleet St
56. The Salisbury @ 90 St. Martins Lane
57. Secret Tunnels - 100 feet down @ Craig Court, off Trafalgar Square
58. Westminster Bridge @ Westminster and South Bank
59. A Stiff Collar's The Clue @ Piccadilly
60. A.C. Doyle The Eye Specialist @ 2 Devonshire Place
61. London's Smallest Pub, U Decide? @ 43 Linhope Street
62. St John's Gate @ Clerkenwell Road
63. Tower Hill @ Nr Tower Hill Tube Station
64. Friday Hill House @ 7 Simmons Lane, Chingford
65. 1st petrol car was built here @ 1 Connaught Road, Walthamstow, London
66. Birch's Immortal Shop @ 15 Cornhill, London
67. Big Ben.... @ Westminster
68. Grub Street @ Milton Street, London
69. Earls Court Big Wheel @ Earl's Court, London
70. Top Hat Madness @ Strand
71. Sylvia's Suffragette Shop @ 198 Bow Road, Bow, London
72. A ghostly Bricklayer @ South Black Lion Lane
73. Fortune Street Park @ Fortune Street, Barbican, London
74. Wapping Station @ Nr Wapping Rose Garden
75. Ardizzone's home of Inspiration @ 130 Elgin Avenue, Westminster
76. King's Bench Debtors Prison @ Borough, Southwark, London
77. George Inn @ Borough High Street, Southwark
78. The Grenadier and it's Ghosts @ 18 Wilton Row, Chelsea
79. Gunpowder Plot was foiled here @ Under House of Lords, Westminster
80. Bagnigge House @ 61-63 Kings Cross Road
81. Dr John Snow's Pump @ Broadwick Street, Soho, London
82. Parliament Hill Park, But Why? @ Parliament Hill
83. A Park once filled with Vice @ Whetstone Park, Camden
84. Exchange Alley @ Bank, London
85. Soho...Fruit and Veg...Porn @ Berwick Street
86. The College of Arms @ Queen Victoria Street, London
87. Leighton House & Arab Hall @ Leighton House Museum, 12 Holland Park Road
88. The PM's Street @ Downing Street
89. Carlton Hotel Communism @ Haymarket
90. The Lady Well Spring @ 148 Ladywell Road, Ladywell, Lewisham
91. A Famous Artistic Church @ Battersea Church Road, Battersea
92. John Logie Baird lived here @ 3 Crescent Wood Road, Sydenham
93. A barbers with a secret @ 156 Caledonian Road
94. Little Welsh Chapel.... @ Eastcastle Street
95. A Garden with a Gruesome Past @ West Smithfield Garden
96. The Great Bard's Theatre @ New Inn Broadway, off Gt Eastern Street
97. Five Fields becomes One @ Belgrave Square
98. Oliver Cromwell's resting place @ 72 High Holborn, Holborn
99. The Volunteer @ 247 Baker Street
100. Sutton House @ Sutton House, Hackney, London
101. London's Most Female Street @ Sloane Street, Knightsbridge, London
102. The Water Rats @ 328 Grays Inn Road, London
103. Telephonic History... @ Burlington House, Piccadilly
104. Whitechapel Bell Foundry @ 34 Whitechapel Road, London
105. Jonas Hanway's Handy Gadget @ Hanway House, Red Lion Square
106. Medieval Lords At Earls Court @ Earls Court Tube Station
107. Mansion Mayor @ Mansion House
108. Eisenhower HQ en suite @ Park Lane
109. Berezovsky's Stanley House @ Stanley House, Chelsea, London
110. A Blue Plaque for a War Hero @ Petersham Mews, Kensington

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