Clerkenwell: Penitence, Pestilence and Prisoners

Clerkenwell: Penitence, Pestilence and Prisoners

This event has finished Took place on: Tuesday, 7th Nov 2017

Understand how it developed over the second millennium firstly through penitence and then industrialisation. See the remants of its pious and pestilent medieval past and where radicals preached and were imprisoned. Hear about the characters that populated the area - John Wilkes, Jack Shepherd, Vladimer Illych Lenin, William Shakesphere and Fagin. And discover the alleys and back streets around one the busiest parts of London.
This one and a half hour walk starts at Farringdon UndergrounD station and finishes near Barbican station.   
This is a Clerkenwell and Islington Guide Rota walk.

Cost: £21


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Europe/London Clerkenwell: Penitence, Pestilence and Prisoners https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2017/11/07/clerkenwell-penitence-pestilence-and-prisoners-154235 Farringdon UndergrounD Station,Cowcross Street,,London

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Location

Farringdon UndergrounD Station,

Cowcross Street, London, EC1M 5QG

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