they came to a city
from prehistory to 1066
the early middle ages
London contrasts
the late medieval city
onward and upward
trading streets and trading parishes
a London neighbourhood: the crossroads
London as theatre
pestilence and flame
after the fire
crime and punishment
the lost rivers of London

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Roman London from a map drawn c1879

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Ralph Agas' Map of London, Westminster and Southwark, 1572.

London ca. 1676 [click for larger image]
This map, drawn by Mark McDayter is based upon Morgan and Ogilby's London map of 1676

The Seven Dials Area 1796 [click for larger image]
Seven Dials area in the vicinity of Covent Garden, 1796

Flash interactive  versions of maps 2 and 4 are available here

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