The Great Fire of London 1666-2016

This event has finished Took place on: Thursday, 20th Oct 2016

Author Ian Doolittle describes the surprising history of the Great Fire over 350 years.  How did it become a red-hot party-political issue? Why were the Roman Catholics still official scapegoats in 1830?  What happened to the Fire in London's histories in the 19th century?  And how have recent historians reconstructed what actually happened in 1666?  Ian is the author of important works on the City of London.  

Includes wine reception.

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