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London History

Charles Booth Archive

Presents a searchable resource that gives access to archive material from the Booth collections of the British Library of Political and Economic Science and the University of London Library.

Culture of Victorian London

Shows visual, textual, and statistical representation of Victorian London.

East End Memories

A series of memories of a childhood spent in the East End of London together with a number of tales of other areas of London.

East London History Society

Exists to further interest in the history of East London, namely the London Boroughs of Tower Hamlets, Hackney and Newham.

East London Theatre Archive

A database of East London theatre ephemera provided by the V & A Theatre Collections, East London theatres and UEL archives.

Exploring 20th Century London

Links objects from some of London's finest museums into a narrative of the city's 20th century history.

Ideal Homes

Exploring the origins and significance of suburbia as revealed through the history of South East London.

London Docklands Development Corporation

Includes LDDC publications, personnel papers, tours of Docklands, and history.

London Place Names

Offers details on the origin of London's place names, either a district or a borough.

London Rip

Nostalgia regarding lost landmarks such of particular cinemas, bus routes, and pubs.

London Socialist Historians Group

Organizes conferences and publishes a newsletter three times a year. Also features message board, newsletter, and seminars.

The London Topographical Society

Registered charity that concentrates on publishing books and sheet material illustrating the history, growth and topography of London of all periods.

Lost Hospitals of London

Extensive site providing photographs and histories of former hospitals in the capital.

Love's Guide to the Church Bells of the City of London

Site maintained by Dickon Love as a place to record his research into belfry archaeology and history in the City of London. https://www.facebook.com/Loves-Guide-to-Church-Bells-of-Kent-London-Westminster-110576039008153/

Portcities London

Digitized collection resource of over 5000 items, brought to you by the National Maritime Museum and local London libraries.

Victorian London

Features the victorian dictionary. Also includes newsletter, slang, and maps.

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