Francis Maceroni
Colonel Francis Maceroni (sometimes known as "Count Maceroni"), born Francis Macirone (1788–1846), was a soldier, balloonist (as recorded by Sophie Blanchard), author and inventor."Maceroni" was...
Harlesden (Midland) railway station
Harlesden (Midland) railway station was a station in northwest London on the south side of the southern section of a road called Craven Park, which is part of the A404 Harrow Road between Paddington ...
Harlesden (Midland) railway station - Wikipedia
2010 Football League Championship play-off Final
The 2010 Football League Championship play-off Final was a football match played at Wembley Stadium in London on 22 May 2010 to decide the third team to be promoted from The Championship to the Premie...
2010 Football League Championship play-off Final - Wikipedia
Park Royal Vehicles
Dating its origins back to 1889, Park Royal Vehicles along with its Leeds-based subsidiary Charles H. Roe was one of Britain's leading coachbuilders and bus manufacturers based at Park Royal, west Lon...
Park Royal Vehicles - Wikipedia
Municipal Borough of Willesden
Willesden was a local government district in the county of Middlesex, England from 1874 to 1965. It formed part of the Metropolitan Police District and London postal district. Willesden was part of ...
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1948 Summer Olympics
The 1948 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XIV Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event which was held in London, England, United Kingdom. After a 12-year hiatus because o...
1948 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia
Joseph T. Parkinson
Joseph T. Parkinson (?1782 - May 1855, London) was an English architect. He was the son of James Parkinson. Apprenticed first to William Pilkington, next he became a member of James Burton's Loyal Br...
Emidio Recchioni
Emidio Recchioni (1864-1933) was an Italian anarchist and businessman who was involved in a 1931 plot against the life of Benito Mussolini, the fascist leader of Italy.Born in Ravenna in 1864, Recchio...
John Wade (author)
John Wade (1788–1875), author, born in 1788, was an industrious writer connected with the press throughout his career. He contributed to many periodicals, and was an esteemed leader-writer on The Spec...
Post Office Research Station
The Post Office Research Station at Dollis Hill, London, was first established in 1925 and opened by Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald in 1933.In 1943 the world's first programmable electronic computer,...
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Gore Hundred
Gore was a hundred of the ancient county of Middlesex, England. It covered an area in the north of the county. According to Victoria County Histories: Middlesex it contained the following parishes a...
Shooting at the 1948 Summer Olympics
Shooting at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London comprised four events. The competitions were held from 2 to 6 August 1948.
Shooting at the 1948 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia
Wembley Stadium (1923)
The original Wembley Stadium /ˈwɛmbli/, officially known as the Empire Stadium, was a football stadium in Wembley, London, England, standing on the site now occupied by the New Wembley Stadium that op...
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Oxgate Admiralty Citadel
Oxgate Admiralty Citadel is the name given to a military bunker constructed between 1937 and 1940, for the Admiralty, on the corner of Edgware Road and Oxgate Lane, in north London.The citadel was des...
Wembley Central rail crash
The Wembley Central rail crash was a fatal railway accident that occurred on 11 October 1984 just outside Wembley Central railway station, Greater London.The 17:54 passenger train from Euston to Bletc...
Wembley Central rail crash - Wikipedia
William Whiteley
William Whiteley (29 September 1831 – 24 January 1907) was an English entrepreneur of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He was the founder of Whiteleys department store.
Whiteley was b...
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Uxenden Hall
0°10′27″W / 51.3420°N 0.1743°W / 51.3420; -0.1743Uxenden Hall or Uxendon Hall was an English manor house near Harrow-on-the-Hill. In the sixteenth century it was inhabited by ...
Greenford Urban District
0°19′39″W / 51.533616°N 0.327605°W / 51.533616; -0.327605 Greenford Urban District was an urban district of Middlesex, England from 1894 to 1926. It was formed from the paris...
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Cycling at the 1948 Summer Olympics
The cycling competition at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London consisted of two road cycling events and four track cycling events, all for men only. The track cycling events were held at the Herne Hill...
Cycling at the 1948 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia
Dudding Hill railway station
Dudding Hill railway station was a station in Neasden, London NW2 on the Dudding Hill Line.It was opened in 1875 by the Midland Railway, originally as "Dudding Hill, for Willesden & Neasden". It ...
Dudding Hill railway station - Wikipedia
2009 Football League One play-off Final
The 2009 Football League One play-off Final was a football match played at Wembley Stadium on 24 May 2009, at the end of the 2008–09 season. The match determined the third and final team to gain promo...
2009 Football League One play-off Final - Wikipedia
Ossulstone
Ossulstone was an ancient hundred in the south east of the county of Middlesex, England. Its area has been entirely absorbed by the growth of London; and now corresponds to the part of Inner London th...
Wembley Conference Centre
0°17′05″W / 51.5572°N 0.2847°W / 51.5572; -0.2847Wembley Conference Centre was a conference centre near Wembley Stadium, Wembley, in London, England.
Opened in 1977, it wa...
2011 UEFA Champions League Final
The 2011 UEFA Champions League Final was a football match played on 28 May 2011 at Wembley Stadium in London that decided the winner of the 2010–11 season of the UEFA Champions League. The winners rec...