great fire of london Archive
The City of London is the oldest part of our capital. During an eventful two Millennia the City has suffered from catastrophic events such as Plague, Fire &
The City Of London commemorates it’s own history like nowhere else in Britain. Events, both great and disastrous covering nearly 2000 years are remembered in sometimes simple ceremonies, whilst
City of London Timeline
1501 First printing press in Fleet Street. 1515 Financed based ‘Pecking Order’ of Guilds established (No.1 Mercers). 1535 Sir Thomas More executed on Tower Hill, 6th July.
1415 Battle of Agincourt, Henry V visits before (to pray) and after (to give thanks). 1501 Catherine of Aragon, (16 years old) marries Arthur, Son of Henry VII.