1st Edition

Industries of London Since 1861

By P.G. Hall Copyright 2006
    208 Pages
    by Routledge

    208 Pages
    by Routledge

    This book is a study in economic geography, treated historically. Its primary purpose is to describe and explain the industrial geography of London since 1861, using the most recent statistics available for that purpose, noting that this work was originally published in 1962.

    1. Introduction

    2. Source materials and their problems

    3. The industrial structure of London

    4. The older industries: Clothings

    5. The older industries: Furniture

    6. The older industries: Printing

    7. The older industries: Conclusions

    8. The new industrial areas

    9. The newer industries: general engineering

    10. The newer industries: electrical engineering

    11. The newer industries: vehicles

    12. The newer industries: Conclusions

    13. Planning and industry in London


    P.G. Hall Lecturer in Geography, Birkbeck College, University of London