Blog - January 2022

  • London's lost rivers

    Posted on Thursday, January 6, 2022 by Vickie ClarkNo comments

    Did you know that in many parts of London you could be standing within inches of one of its numerous lost rivers and not even realise it? Turns out London was once abundant with pretty streams and rivers but as the City grew the marshlands and streams feeding the Thames began to get in the way of growth. This rapid expansion saw a majority of rivers degrade firstly into open sewers then closed ...