An exploration of Whitechapel’s industrial heritage from foundries and gun-makers to the ‘rag’ trade and how its population lived and changed with competing waves of immigration: social housing and hostels, political clubs and religious institutions. The walk finishes at the Royal London Hospital.
The tour will be led by Mike Moran, City Highlights.
Meeting point: Meet outside Aldgate East Underground station (At street level, exit no.1 for Leman Street.)*
£10 - booking essential.
This event is linked to our Whitechapel Document Display event on 7 March.
The image used for this events shows Whitechapel High Street in 1909.