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London City: the impact of the Great Fire of London

Updated: Sep 9, 2021

This is the extract from the tour ‘Highlights of the City of London’ which you can access on the GlobeTrott Travel mobile app.

You might have wondered at what point London became the sprawling metropolis that we know it to be today. It might surprise you, the devastating Fire of London was one event that greatly contributed to London developing into the city that we see today.