1st Edition

The Industries of London Since 1861

By P.G. Hall Copyright 1962
    200 Pages
    by Routledge

    200 Pages
    by Routledge

    Hall argues that 'London was the chief manufacturing centre of the country in 1861, and without doubt for centuries before that'. This book looks at industries in London over time from 1861.

    This book was first published in 1962.


    1. Introduction

    2. Source materials and their problems

    3. The industrial structure of London

    4. The older industries: clothing

    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