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The Great Fire of London

jeudi 28 avril 2016

What was London like 350 years ago ?Click on the picture.

What were the houses built of ?


The summer of 1666 was very hot. Fire broke out at a baker’s in Pudding Lane and quickly spread to other houses.


How did the fire start ? How did it spread ?


Sing along to the Nursery Rhyme of London’s Burning.



Samuel Pepys wrote a diary long ago which helped us find out about the fire in London. The Magic Grandad series tells us about Samuel Pepys.


Click on his picture to find out more about him and what he did during The Great Fire.

The BBC Primary History website also tells us more about Samuel Pepys.

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