City Breaks

London Episode 16 The East End and the docks

May 19, 2021

A tour of East London, in search of the Old East End and the area's Jewish and multi-ethnic roots.  A little history, ideas for places to visit and some literary inspiration to inform your tour.  Before leaving, we pop over to the docks and the London Docklands Museum.  (London Walks)

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