Plans for a Rebuilt London After the Great Fire of 1666

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Christopher Wren, A Plan for Rebuilding the City of London, After the Great Fire in 1666, but Unhappily Defeated by Faction, 1749. Engraving, 14″×10″. British Library.

The BBC’s Britain series looks at the plans and proposals to redesign London’s streets after the city was gutted by the Great Fire of 1666. [via]

Author: Jonathan Crowe

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