Disaster themed places

Events that caused great destruction or great loss of life don't come around very often. Every now and again someone or something wages a war on the city and it's inhabitants.

TOP 10 DISASTER RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

Walthamstow's Plague Pits
1. Walthamstow's Plague Pits
Earls Court Big Wheel
2. Earls Court Big Wheel
Zimbabwe House: Falling Penis
3. Zimbabwe House: Falling Penis
Ronan Point Collapse
4. Ronan Point Collapse
The Battles of Brentford
5. The Battles of Brentford
Druid's Arch Bombing
6. Druid's Arch Bombing
Albion Disaster Memorial
7. Albion Disaster Memorial
Cafe de Paris
8. Cafe de Paris
Green Jackets Bandstand bomb
9. Green Jackets Bandstand bomb
The atom bomb was born here
10. The atom bomb was born here

MORE DISASTER SIGHTS:

11. Balham Tube Bomb @ 190 Balham High Road, Balham
12. Houses Collapsed into Hole @ Ridley Road, Bromley
13. The Chinese Bridge and Pagoda @ St James Park
14. The Silvertown Explosion @ North Woolwich Road, London
15. The Princess Alice Disaster @ Galleon's Reach, Plumstead
16. Dr Johnson's Dictionary House @ 17 Gough Square, London
17. 21/7 Bomb Factory @ 58 Curtis House, Ladderswood Way, New Southgate,
18. Home of Titanic's Duff-Gordons @ 22 Lennox Gardens, Knighsbridge, London
19. The Fatal Vespers @ Blackfriars
20. 1867 Ice Skating Disaster @ Regent's Park Boating Lake, London
21. Bomb Plotters Flat @ 386A Forest Road, Walthamstow
22. First Bomb of World War 1 @ 31 Nevill Road, Hackney, London
23. The Great Fire of London @ Pudding Lane
24. Sandhurst School @ Minard Road, Catford, London
25. The Gherkin @ 30 St Mary Axe
26. The SS Montgomery Wreck @ Thames off Sheerness
27. Thai Chilli Sauce Terror Cloud @ Thai Cottage, 34 D'arblay Street, Soho, London
28. Site of huge gunpowder explosion @ 43 Great Tower Street, London
29. Turner and Rushgrove House @ Rushgrove Street, Woolwich
30. Grenfell Tower @ Station Walk, North Kensington
31. St Magnus the Martyr @ Lower Thames Street, London
32. House of Reeves @ 120 Church Street, Croydon
33. The Piccadilly Tornado @ 12 Sherwood Street, Piccadilly, London
34. Thames Flood Barrier @ Unity Way, Woolwich
35. Blow Up Bridge @ Macclesfield Bridge, Regents Park, London
36. Spanish Rooms Fire @ 18 Denmark Place, Tottenham Court Road
37. Edgware Gas Explosion @ Highview Gardens, Edgware, London
38. Holland House @ Holland Park, Holland Walk, Kensington
39. WT Stead lived here @ 5 Smith Square, Westminster, London
40. The Piccadilly Hotel's Tornado @ 12 Sherwood Street, Piccadilly, London
41. All Hallows Church @ Byward Street, London
42. Scene of Great Tooley St Fire @ Cottons Wharf, Southwark, London
43. Lepers, Beer, and Thespians @ 268-269 Tottenham Court Road
44. The Apollo Theatre @ Shaftesbury Avenue
45. Vincent C. Richmond lived here @ 24 Silverdale Road, Highams Park
46. London's 9/11 Memorial @ Grosvenor Square, London
47. Exchange Alley @ Bank, London
48. The Camden Markets @ Camden Lock Place
49. The Cutty Sark @ 2 Greenwich Church Street, Greenwich, London

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