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LCC-MFB Whitechapel fire station, E1 Featured 1875 Print

LCC-MFB Whitechapel fire station, E1

Built by the Metropolitan Board of Works (the forerunner of the London County Council) for the MFB, Whitechapel fire station was located at 27 Commercial Road East (later just Commercial Road). It was closed in 1930 and demolished. The current Whitechapel fire station, opened in 1931, was built on this site

© London Fire Brigade / Mary Evans Picture Library

Captain Matthew Webb (1848-1883) Featured 1875 Print

Captain Matthew Webb (1848-1883)

Captain Matthew Webb (1848-1883) English swimmer. First man to swim the English Channel, 24-25 August 1875. Took 21 3/4 hours to cross from Dover to Calais. Cartoon by Ape (Carlo Pellegrini) from "Vanity Fair", London, 9 October 1875. Chromolithograph

© Universal History Archive

British, Endeavour, Endurnace, Sport, Swimming