Building a truly remarkable site about London history

I have been building a truly remarkable site about London history for some years. Well, I think so. The site started with an update to an Essex pub history site, then I began to add bits of London, and its pub history. Then I slowly added large swathes of the rest of the country, but […]

pub history in Victorian London

I guess I need to clarify what I know, and what is insignificant to my knowledge. I do know lots of pubs are continually closing, and others are opening, e.g. Wetherspoons and the like. I also know I don’t really have a lot of knowledge about pub history since 1944, which is quite a long […]

Hackney 1861 census additions & updates

I have a rather select band of people who update this site. I do all of the actual updating of content, so it is maybe, not an United effort of a band of people. This rather excellent small group send me their details via quite an outdated fashion of communication, email. Anyway, Vincent sent me […]

Pub history updates for London E3

Ewan of the pubology site regularly sends me major updates for the London history site. These recently included all for London E3, which includes parts of Bethnal green, Bow, Bromley and Mile End. That’s it really. Some of these details are just fill-in detail, others include a name for a beer house discovered from a […]