The History of Wapping, Whitechapel and Mile End in the 18th century - A One-hour Lecture on 21 Feb

This talk covers the strong and enterprising maritime parish of St John’s Wapping, Whitechapel, with its sugar refineries and gun makers, as well as the hamlet of Mile End Old Town. Derek Morris looks at records covering land tax, parish registers and licensed victuallers, and more.

A one-hour talk on Wednesday, 21 February (2pm) with local and maritime historian, Derek Morris. Cost £8.00/£6.40 SoG members. Places should be pre-booked, through our website or by telephone: 020 7553 3290 (Tue-Thu & Sat). Do you have a question? email the events department.

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