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Lost rivers of London

Lost Rivers of London by John Rennie The City of London wouldn’t be here at all if it weren’t for the River Thames. And the reason that the East End is more than just a collection of country hamlets is … Continue reading

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Thames moorings

London is a city built on a river. Two millennia ago, the Romans chose a conveniently defensible spot for the capital of ‘Britannia’ – travelling upriver until they found the first spot at which they could build a bridge. The … Continue reading

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