A listing of relevant websites

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Public Transport


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South Eastern Trains

Southern Trains

South West Trains

Going Underground

Abandoned Stations

Traveline (UK)

Network Rail

Transport for London

London Underground

TfL Journey Planner

Access Register

Big Bus Tours

London Bus Routes

'Lost' Underground stations


Camden Railway Heritage Trust


150 Great things about the Underground



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BBC Weather

Online Weather

Met Office

Walks / Trails


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Ramblers (UK)

London Tourist

Hillingdon Walks

Canal & Rivers Trust

Green Chain Walk

London for Free

Walking in London

Tower Hill to Bermondsey

Elizabethan & Jacobean Southwark

Walking Routes (UK)

Cray Riverway

Shuttle Riverway

Wandle Trail

London Gardens Trust

TfL Walk London
Walkit London Toolkit Pub Crawls

Chelsea Walk

Walks of London

Carshalton Heritage Walk

Tim Bertuchi's walking website (UK)

London Tube Rambles

Discover London

Hunt Fun ()

Southwark Slave Trade

Walking Club

Arcadian Thames

Great London Walks

Car Free Walks (UK)

Jubilee Greenway

Thames Path

GPS Tour Guides

St Pauls

Southwark parks

Bromley North

The Wimbledon Way

Diana Memorial Walk

i-Footpath (UK)

GPS Walks

Beck Corridor

Gunnersbury Park

Lee Valley Trails

New River

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park


Barnes Trail

Hampstead & Highgate

Audio Walks


Walk Talk Tour

Footnotes Audio Walks


Gunnersbury Park

London Walks


Walpole Park

GPS My City

Walk Explorer

Sick City

London's Green Heritage



Camden Lock to Canal Museum

Audio Guide 2 Go

Guided Walks


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Blue Badge Guides

Greenwich Guides

Original London Walks
  City Highlights

London Wildlife Trust

And Did Those Feet

Insider London

In Mid Town

Brentford Chiswick & Isleworth

Richmond Walks

Kingston Tour Guides

Clerkenwell & Islington Walks

Walking for Health

Friends of Richmond Park

East End Walks

Barnet Walks

Inner London Ramblers

East London Guides


Guided London Walks & Tours

Capital Walkers

Back in the Day

Go London Tours

London Trails

Charles Booth Walks

Alternative London

Free Tours by Foot



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Access Register

Severndroog Castle

Chislehurst Caves

Age Exchange

Barbican Centre

British Library

Brixton Windmill

Carshalton Water Tower

Croydon Airport

Croydon Clocktower

Alexandra Palace

Freemason's Hall

Creekside Centre

College of Arms

Houses of Parliament

County Hall

Historic Royal Palaces

ExCel Exhibition Centre

House Mill - Bow

Lord's Cricket Ground

Old Operating Theatre

Old Royal Naval College

Oxo Tower Wharf

The National Archives

Building Exploratory

Wellcome Collection

Crossness Engines

Royal Observatory

Lincoln's Inn

London Aquarium

Royal Hospital Chelsea

London Glassblowing

Royal Albert Hall

South Bank Centre

Royal Institution

London Eye

National Film Theatre / IMAX

Shirley Windmill

Arcelomittal Orbit

Trinity Buoy Wharf

Sutton Ecology Centre Trinity College of Music

Tower Bridge

Wetland Centre

Wimbledon Windmill

Merton Priory

Whitechapel Bell Foundry

The Monument


The View Tube

Postmans Park

Upminster Windmill

Royal College of Physicians    



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Bank of England Museum

British Museum Medical Museums

Crystal Palace Museum

Wimbledon Local History Museum Jewish Museum

Clockmaker's Museum

Florence Nightingale Museum

Garden Museum

Foundling Museum

Kingston Museum

Fan Museum

Fire Brigade Museum

Geffrye Museum

Design Museum

Hackney Museum

Canal Museum

Museum of Childhood

Honeywood Heritage Museum

Horniman's Museum

Imperial War Museum

London Museum of Water & Steam

London Transport Museum

Soane's Museum

Merton Heritage


National Maritime Museum

Museum of London Docklands


Fashion & Textile Museum

Sherlock Homes Museum

Museum of London

Museum of Richmond

Fleming Laboratory & Museum
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Twickenham Museum

National Army Museum

Natural History Museum

Ragged School Museum

Science Museum

Museum of St John

Cartoon Museum RAF Museum

V & A Museum

Vestry House Museum

Wallace Collection

Wandle Industrial Museum

Wandsworth Museum

Museum of Methodism

Wimbledon Tennis Museum


Museum of Croydon   Museum Mile

British Vintage Wireless Museum

Cuming Museum

The Guards Museum

Pollocks Toy Museum

Barnet Museum

Cinema Museum

London Motor Museum

Churchill War Rooms & Museum

Hunterian Museum

London Film Museum

Brunel Museum

Petrie Msm of Egyptian Archaeology

Hampstead Museum    



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Bankside Gallery

Brunei Gallery

Courtauld Collection

Crafts Council

De Morgan Gallery

Dulwich Picture Gallery

Jerwood Space

Mall Galleries

William Morris Gallery

National Gallery

National Portrait Gallery

Orleans Gallery

Pitshanger Manor Gallery

Royal Academy

Your Paintings

Pump House Gallery Getty Images Gallery Raven Row

Serpentine Gallery

UCL Art Museum RBS Sculptors

Tate Gallery

The Wallace Collection Whitechapel Gallery

Photographer's Gallery


South London Gallery

Guildhall Art Gallery

Hayward Gallery

Historic Houses


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18 Folgate Street

Addington Palace

Keats House

Boston Manor House


Benjamin Franklin House

Croydon Palace

Chiswick House

Wesley's House

Burgh House

Hall Place

Hampton Court Palace

Leighton House

Little Holland House

Somerset House

Spencer House

Queen's House

Linley Sambourne House

Southside House

Syon Park House

Whitehall (Cheam)

Pitshanger Manor

Lauderdale House

Eltham Palace

Fitzroy House

Strawberry Hill

10 Downing Street

Hogarth's House

Turner's House

Forty Hall estate

Dickens House

Emery Walker House

Handel & Hendrix House

Dr Johnson's House

Places of Worship/Churches


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City Churches

All Souls Langham Place

St Brides Fleet Street

Churches Conservation Trust (UK)

St John's Stratford

St Lawrence Stanmore

St Magnus the Martyr

Lumen URC

London Central Mosque

St Mary's Battersea

All Saints Fulham

Southwark RC Cathedral

Christ Church Spitalfields

St George's Bloomsbury

Christ Church (Blackfriars)

Mandir (Neasden)

Chelsea Old Church

St Dunstan's Stepney

Southwark Cathedral

St Alfege's Greenwich

St Marys Bermondsey

St Giles-in-the-fields

St Stephen Walbrook

St Helens Bishopsgate

St John's Waterloo

St Paul's Cathedral

St Paul's Deptford

Temple Church

St Pauls Covent Garden

St Martin-in-the-Fields

St Pancras

St Botolphs Aldgate

St Peter's Barge

Central Hall Westminster

Westminster Abbey

Westminster RC Cathedral

All Hallows-by-the-Tower

London Organ

Regent Hall (Salvation Army)

St Ethelburgas

St Botolphs Bishopsgate

St Mary's Putney

St George's in the East

St Barnabas Dulwich

St Lawrence Jewry



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Brockley & Ladywell Cemetery

Kensal Green Cemetery

Highgate Cemetery

Friends of Nunhead Cemetery

Friends West Norwood Cemetery

Tower Hamlets Cemetery

Abney Park Cemetery

Brompton Cemetery

London Cemeteries

London Burials        

Farms & Zoos


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Deen City Farm

Battersea Park Zoo

Vauxhall City Farm

Freightliners Farm

Hackney City Farm

City Farms

Woodlands Farm

Mudchute Farm

Spitalfields City Farm

London Zoo

Kentish Town City Farm

Surrey Docks Farm

Stepney City Farm

Parks & Gardens


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Friends of Canons Park

Clissold Park

Mile End Park

Chelsea Physic Garden


Bankside Open Spaces Trust

Green Chain Walk

Jubilee Gardens

Kew Gardens

Lee Valley Park

London Wildlife Trust London Gardens Trust Battersea Park

London Gardens

Garden Museum

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Park Explorer

Friends of Peckham Rye Park

Duke's Meadows Chiswick

Royal Parks

Sutton Ecology Centre

Wetland Centre

Roots & Shoots

Cannizaro Park

City of London Open Spaces

Culpeper Community Garden

Friends of Greenwich Park

London Parks & Green Spaces

Charlton Parks

Merton nature reserves

Chiswick House & Garden

Brockwell Park

Friends of Richmond Park

East Greenwich Pleasaunce

Clapham Common

Bromley Town Parks

Love Parks

Capel Manor Gardens

London Orienteering

City of London Gardens

Holland Park

Trees for Cities

Wormwood Scrubs

Kensington Roof Garden

London Landscape Architecture

Green Flag Award

St Mary's Secret Garden

London Gardens Online

Waterlow Park

Friends of Bushy & Home Parks

Heathfield Ecology

Southwark Park Trails

Kennington Park

Garden Visit

Pistachios in the park (cafes)

Croydon Road Recreation Ground

Wildlife areas in Croydon

South London Botanical Institute

River Thames/Waterways


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Tidal Predictions

Thames Discovery

Environment Agency

Canal & River Trust

Thames Landscape Strategy

Thames Pilot project

Master Mariners



Thames 21

Thames Festival

Thames Path

Thames Explorer Trust

Quaggy Waterways Action Group

Thames Information

Visit Thames

Great River Race


Cross River Partnership

London Canals River Thames Society

Ships & Boats


HMS Belfast

Cutty Sark

HM Bark Endeavour

Golden Hinde The Wellington Trust St Katherine's Docks

Massey Shaw (fire float)

Steam Tug Portwey

SS Robin

London Information


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The London Guide

Street Sensation

Evening Standard

Visit London

Explore London

London Treasures

Afternoon Tea (UK)

South London Guide

Visit East London

Pocket London

Town Talk

Cross River Partnership

London Eats

BBC London

Lost Industry (Southwark)

CAMRA (Real Ale)

London Town

Film London

Knowledge of London

London for Free

London Toolkit

The Greenwich Visitor

Beer in the Evening (pubs)

Urban 75

Defunct Brewery Livery (UK)

Fancyapint (pubs)

All in London

Hidden London

Off to London

The Drinking Fountain Association

Shady Old Lady

View London

London Drum

Ian visits


Edith's Streets

Coal Posts

London Geezer


Where Traveller

Secret London

Public Monuments & Statues Association


City Livery Companies

Tired of London - Tired of Life

Things to do in London    



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Port Cities (London)

Local History Online    

British History Online

Old Bailey Trials

Georgian index

Guy Fox History Project

Flying Bombs & Rockets

Victorian London

LDDC History

Hidden Histories

Sick City

20th Century London

Victorian Web

Pearly Kings & Queens

Covent Garden Memories

Law & Order

Dead Pubs (UK)

London Archaeologist

Jewish East End

Closed pubs (UK)

London Areas


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City of London

Covent Garden


Bedford Park

London Areas

Carnaby Street


Brockley & district

West London


Canary Wharf


Exhibition Road

St Katherines Dock

Exploring East London






Clapham Junction


Greenwich Peninsula

Hampstead Garden Suburb Elephant & Castle



The Elephant


Kensington & Chelsea

Kings Cross

Kingston   Paddington London Bridge

About Mayfair

Beckenham History

East London





Inner Temple

Tower Hamlets

Vauxhall, Kennington & Oval


Brentham Garden Suburb

Love Camden

South Bank Enfield The Portman Estate


Wandsworth Royal Docks


More London

Visit the City

Bloomsbury, Holborn & St Giles


Sydenham & Forest Hill




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Bridewell Theatre

Hackney Empire

Theatre Monkey

Greenwich Theatre

Broadway Theatre

Young Vic


National Theatre

Royal Opera House

Regent's Park Open Air

V&A Theatre Collections

What's on Stage

Rose Theatre

Southwark Playhouse

Wilton's Music Hall

Hoxton Hall

Bloomsbury UCL Theatre

Old Vic

Shakespeare's Globe

Ambassador Theatre Group

Tower Theatre Company

Cinema Theatre Association

Theatre Collection

Menier Chocolate Factory

Mackintosh Group

London Theatre

Theatre Royal Stratford East

London Bubble Richmond Shakespeare Music Halls & Theatres

Unicorn Theatre

London Theatreland

Jacksons Lane

Theatre Tokens

Cinema Treasures

Rose Theatre Kingston

Wooden Playhouses        



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Survey of London

Listed Buildings (UK)


Architecture Link

Art Deco London

Classic Cafes

City Buildings


The 'Gherkin'

Battle of Britain Memorial

New London Architecture

London Windmills

Subterranean London

Shoreditch Town Hall

Ice Houses

Regents Street

Buildings at Risk (UK)

Pastscape (UK)

Cabmens Shelters

Lost Hospitals

Art Deco London Buildings (Wikipedia)

Derelict Places (UK)

Highgate's North Hill

South Bank Mosaics

Listed Buildings in Hackney

London Bridge

London People


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Blue Plaques

Samuel Pepys (Diary)

Jack the Ripper

Plaques of London

Jeremy Bentham    

Blue Plaque Hunter

London Remembers

Charles Dickens

Open Plaques

Postman's Park Memorials

William Morris Society (US)

History on TV


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BBC History

Open University

History Channel

Special Opportunities


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Lord Mayor's Show

Greenwich & Docklands Festival

Love Parks
  Spitalfields Music

London Gardens

Heritage Open Days (UK)




Open Squares Weekend

London Open House

Adult Education Classes


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Bexley Adult Education

Bromley Adult Education

Floodlight (course listing)

Learn Direct


Morley College

Gresham College Sutton College of Learning for Adults Birkbeck



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Camden History Society

Dulwich Society

Peckham Society

Cinema Theatres

East London History

London Society

Crystal Palace Foundation    


London Wildlife Trust


Hackney Society

Heath & Hampstead Society

Highgate Society

Bedford Park Society

Hornsey Historical Society


Beckenham & Bromley N T

Rotherhithe & Bermondsey


Sydenham Society

Royal Geographical Society

Letter Box Study Group

Merton Historical Society

Royal Horticultural Society

Richmond Society

Georgian Group

Victorian Society (UK)   20th Century Society

East London Family History

Croydon Airport Society

William Morris Society

Clapham Society

Friends of Honeywood

Pearly Society

Brixton Society

Bromley Borough Local History Society

River Thames Society

Walthamstow Historical Society

Livery Companies


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Heritage Organisations


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English Heritage

National Trust

The Art Fund

Heritage of London Trust

Save Britains Heritage (UK)    



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UK Archives

The British Library

Historic England Archive (UK)

Bishopsgate Library

Bexley Local Studies

Port Cities (London)

Brent Archives

Exploring Surreys Past

British Postal Museum & Archive

Camden Local Studies Library

Centre for Metropolitan History

Enfield Local Studies & Archive


Museum of Croydon

Guildhall Library

Hackney Archives

Hammersmith & Fulham Archives

Lambeth Archives

Kingston Local History & Archives


Epsom & Ewell Local History

London photos

Lewisham Local Studies Library

London Metropolitan Archives

London Project (Film)

BT Archives

Peoples Network

Caird Library (National Marmitime)

The National Archives

Rotherhithe Picture Library

Greenwich Heritage Centre

Tower Hamlets Local History Library

RIBA Library

Southwark Local History Library

Archives Hub

Westminster Archives

British History Online

Strype's Survey of London


Booth's survey

The Women's Library

British Library Online Gallery

Archives for London

Bethlem Heritage



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Booth's Poverty Maps

Historic maps

Vauxhall, Kennington &Oval

Snow's maps

British Library

Topographical Society

Stanfords Map

Southwark Maps

Old OS Maps - reprints (UK)

Old OS Maps - online



British History Online

Archive Maps

1930's London

Victorian London Lambeth Google Maps

Hand Drawn Maps


Agas Map 1561

London Ancestor

Scanned old Maps

Baedeker 1905

London in Maps

Rocque 1746

Greenwood 1827

Maps of London

Mapseeker (UK)

Maps & Mapping

London 1832

London 1843

Moggs 1806

Art Deco buildings

WWII Bomb Map

London 1890s

Books (new & secondhand)


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W H Smith    



ALibris Pevsner (UK)

London Bookshop Shire Books Postscript

ABE Books

Biblion Books



Museum of London bookshop

Beckenham Books



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Francis Frith (UK)

Pictures of London

Island History Trust

Images of England

Photo London


Historic England Archive



Derelict London

Bethnal Green

Christopher Holt

London Fire Brigade

Port Cities

Tower Hamlets (then & now)

Beckenham History

London's Elephants

London Daily Photo

Art of the State

Getty Images



Buildings & Events

Sarf London Dunc

Explore London

Rotherhithe Picture Library


London Photo Project

London Panorama

Borough Photos

Blackheath Archive

Panoramic London    



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Tectite (PHP Script)



Free Images




UK Web Host Review



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123 Reg (Web Hosting)


Free CD burner

Vista Print

Favicon creator

Proprofs (quiz maker)

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