Timeline of London

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The following is a timeline of the history of London, England, United Kingdom.

Prehistory

  • 4000 BCE – Mesolithic timber structure on the Thames foreshore, south of Vauxhall Bridge.[1]
  • 1500 BCE – Bronze Age bridge from the foreshore north of Vauxhall Bridge. This bridge either crossed the Thames, or went to a now lost island in the river.[2]

Early history to 11th century

Part of a series on the
History of London
See also
  • Timeline
London portal

11th–15th centuries

16th century

17th century

18th century

19th century

1800s–1840s

1850s–1870s

1880s–1890s

20th century

1900s–1930s

1940s–1990s

21st century

See also

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Bibliography

See also lists of works about London by period: Tudor London, Stuart London, 18th century, 19th century, 1900–1939, 1960s

published in the 19th century
  • James Elmes (1831). Topographical Dictionary of London and Its Environs. London: Whittaker, Treacher and Arnot.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • Thomas Allen; Thomas Wright (1839). "Account of the Companies of the City of London, Alphabetically Arranged". History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and Parts Adjacent. 2. London. pp. 376–429.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • "London". Penny Cyclopaedia. 14. London: Charles Knight. 1839. pp. 109–129.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • Charles Knight, ed. (1844), "Metropolitan Boroughs", London, 6, London: C. Knight & Co.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
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  • John Timbs (1866), Club Life of London, London: J. Bentley<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • George Henry Townsend (1867), "London", A Manual of Dates (2nd ed.), London: Frederick Warne & Co., pp. 587–590<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
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  • Charles Dickens (1882), "Historical Events", Dickens's Dictionary of London, London: Macmillan & Co.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • John and Robert Maxwell. "Memorable Dates". Concise Guide to London. London.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles> circa 1882
  • R. Price-Williams (1885), "Population of London, 1801–81", Journal of the Statistical Society, 48, pp. 349–432<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • Mrs. Basil Holmes (1896). "Burial-Grounds within the Metropolitan Area". London Burial Grounds. Macmillan.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
published in the 20th century
  • Henry Barton Baker (1904), "Chronological List of the London Theatres", History of the London Stage and its Famous Players (1576–1903), London: Routledge<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • Robert Donald, ed. (1907). "London". Municipal Year Book of the United Kingdom for 1907. London: Edward Lloyd. pp. 5–47.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • Francis Miltoun (1908). "Brief Chronology". Dickens' London. Boston: L.C. Page & Company.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
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  • Benjamin Vincent (1910), "London", Haydn's Dictionary of Dates (25th ed.), London: Ward, Lock & Co., pp. 839–848<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • Walter H. Godfrey (1911), "List of Buildings on ... Map 1: The City of London and Southwark", History of Architecture in London, London: B.T. Batsford<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • Cook's Handbook to London. London: Thos. Cook & Son. 1921.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • George F.E. Rudé (1971). Hanoverian London, 1714–1808. History of London. University of California Press. ISBN 978-0-520-01778-8.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  • Louise Nicholson (1998). "London Chronology". London. Abbeville Press. ISBN 978-0-7112-1187-2.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
published in the 21st century

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