Category Archives: Lon_Mini-Lectures

Westminster Medieval Riverside

Above: Map showing the main places of interest near the Thames in medieval Westminster (Click image to enlarge to 1280×800). “Mini Lecture” Westminster’s Oldest Areas The parts of Westminster that lie beside the River Thames are some of the oldest sites … Continue reading

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City of London in Saxon Times

Above: Map of Alfred the Great’s London, produced for an exhibition at the Museum of London, marking the 1,100th anniversary of his death in 1999. “A Mini Lecture” The Romans founded Londonium beside the Thames. That is now land we … Continue reading

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