The Industries of London Since 1861

By P.G. Hall

© 2006 – Routledge

200 pages

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About the Book

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.

Table of Contents

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

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC023000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Reference