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St Magnus The Martyr Church

(Meet in the porch outside the church)

Lower Thames Street

London

EC3R 6DN

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Photo: The Great Fire of London, Anonymous (c.1700)

Guide tel: 07982 132231: please contact me if booking has closed!

In his diary entry for Sunday 2 September 1666, Samuel Pepys recorded that the Great Fire of London appeared ‘in a most horrid, malicious, bloody flame’.

As the flames spread ever westwards, Londoners started to believe that it could not be put out. When finally the fire was out, it left a City full of ashes and many lessons to learn.

This tour explores how a small fire in a baker’s oven spotted in the early hours of a Sunday morning should spread so far and cause such destruction.

Meet in the porch outside the Church of St Magnus Martyr, Lower Thames Street (nearest station Monument).

The walk will take approximately 2 hours. For information on travel, please use Transport for London's Journey Planner.

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St Magnus The Martyr Church

(Meet in the porch outside the church)

Lower Thames Street

London

EC3R 6DN

United Kingdom

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