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Victorian drinking fountain nears completion

Work on the restoration of the St. Lawrence Jewry Fountain is near completion. The fountain which was last seen in the 1970s was dismantled into approximately 150 pieces and put into ...
The Lord Mayor of London, Alderman, Nick Anstee and Chairman of the City Heritage Society, Mr Desmond FitzPatrick

Monument wins City Heritage Award

One of London’s most historic landmarks, the Monument to the Great Fire of London, has won the annual City Heritage Award. This prestigious award, now over 30 years old, is given ...
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Grit blasting Southwark Bridge

Industrial painting contractors have now started grit blasting Span 4. Polythene wraps have been applied to the scaffolding, which prevents particles of paint or dust escaping into ...
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St Paul’s drinking fountain springs to life

The first fully certified drinking fountain in London for 30 years was switched on at 11am on Friday 21 May. The fountain is alongside St Paul’s Churchyard, near the City Information ...
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Victorian drinking fountain – work starts in the City of London

Work gets underway on the rebuilding of the St Lawrence Jewry Fountain, which was last seen in the 1970s after it was dismantled into approximately 150 pieces and put into storage. ...
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Progress on Victorian drinking fountain

Work on the restoration of the St. Lawrence Jewry Fountain is now well underway. The fountain which was last seen in the 1970s was dismantled into approximately 150 pieces and put into ...
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Blackfriars Railway Bridge Refurbishment

Since March of last year Blackfriars Railway Bridge has been the focus of major refurbishments as part of Network Rail`s Thameslink upgrade programme. Whilst the short-term effect of ...