Industry themed places

The wheels of industry have changed a lot in London since the industrial revolution, here are a bunch of locations that immortalised industry and business in the capital.

TOP 10 INDUSTRY RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

Peek Frean's Biscuit Factory
1. Peek Frean's Biscuit Factory
The Oldest Bank in London
2. The Oldest Bank in London
The Yorkshire Stingo
3. The Yorkshire Stingo
Ronan Point Collapse
4. Ronan Point Collapse
Ford plant in Dagenham
5. Ford plant in Dagenham
Explosive Dryads' Hall
6. Explosive Dryads' Hall
Freemans Started Here
7. Freemans Started Here
Spratt's Dog Food Factory
8. Spratt's Dog Food Factory
Inventor of Holograms lived here
9. Inventor of Holograms lived here
Heathrow the Hamlet
10. Heathrow the Hamlet

MORE INDUSTRY SIGHTS:

11. Heathrow the Hamlet @ Croydon Road, Hillingdon
12. Dick Whittington lived here. @ College Street
13. The Hoover Building @ Perivale, Middlesex
14. Richard Branson born here @ Stonefield Nursing Home, 904 Sidcup Road, London
15. William Tierney Clark lived here @ 7 Hammersmith Terrace, Hammersmith
16. London Glassblowing Company @ 66-66 Bermondsey Street
17. Lockwood Reservoir's Archaeology @ Lea Valley
18. Beckton Gasworks: FMJ @ Royal Docks Road, East Ham, London
19. World's 1st Business Computer @ Kaevener House, Hammersmith Road
20. Brunel's The Engineer @ 65 Gloucester Avenue, London
21. The Silvertown Explosion @ North Woolwich Road, London
22. Tom Bata's Shoe Factory @ East Tilbury
23. Birthplace of Charles Rolls @ 35 Hill Street, Mayfair, London
24. Markfield Beam Engine Museum @ Markfield Road, Tottenham, London
25. Leavesden Warner Bros Studios @ Essex Lane, Leavesden, Watford
26. Wapping Food Power Station @ Wapping Hydraulic Power Station, Wapping Wall
27. Doves Bindery and Press @ 15 Upper Mall, Hammersmith
28. A Huguenot Silk Weaver's Home @ 19 Princelet Street, London
29. Matchmakers Wharf @ Lee Conservancy Road, Homerton Road, Hackney
30. Tompion and Graham Clockmakers @ 69 Fleet Street, London
31. The Time Ball @ Flamsteed House, Greenwich
32. Morden Hall Park @ Morden Hall Road, Morden
33. Colour Mauve invented here @ 290 Cable Street, London
34. Thames Ironworks @ Bow Creek, Canning Town
35. News International HQ @ Thomas More Square, Pennington Street, Wapping
36. Thomas Crapper Flush House @ 12 Thornsett Road, Bromley, London
37. Andrex 2-ply invented here @ Paper Mill Place, St Andrews Road, Walthamstow
38. Crystal Palace Transmitter @ off Crystal Palace Parade
39. Thomas Crapper was here @ 120 King's Road, Chelsea
40. Gestetner's Former Home @ 124 Highbury New Park, Highbury
41. The Original Media Mogul: Elias @ 19-24 Floral Street, Covent Garden, London
42. The Ivory House @ St Katherines Dock, Tower Hamlets, London
43. Home of the Speaking Clock @ Flowers Close, Brook Road, Dollis Hill
44. Fishmonger's Hall @ London Bridge, London
45. Laura Ashley lived here @ 83 Cambridge Street, Westminster, London
46. Fairfield Works: Strike a Light! @ Fairfield Road, Bow
47. London's Capital Records @ One Kemble Street
48. Whitechapel Bell Foundry @ 34 Whitechapel Road, London
49. Creator of the A-Z born here @ 3 Court Lane Gardens, East Dulwich, London
50. Billingsgate Fish Market @ Trafalgar Way, London
51. First Plastic Invented Here @ Berkshire Road, Hackney Wick, London
52. The Crystal Palace @ Hyde Park
53. Walthamstow Pumphouse Museum @ 10 South Access Road, Walthamstow
54. God's Own Junkyard @ Unit 12, Ravenswood Industrial Estate, Shernhall
55. Tetley's Home of Tea @ 25 Cullum Street, Fenchurch Street
56. The Apprentice Pad @ Candahar Road, Battersea
57. Splendid Heath Hall @ 59 The Bishops Avenue, Barnet
58. Black Cat & Greater London House @ Hampstead Road London
59. Ealing's Shoelace Inventor @ 17 Cantley Road, Ealing, London
60. Millennium Mills @ Mill Road, West Silvertown
61. Home of WB Adams railway pioneer @ 9 Woodbury Hill, Loughton, Essex

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