Photos of London
Not So Famous Places Page 8

Photo of Whitechapel Bell Foundry, click for larger image

Whitechapel Bell Foundry, Whitechapel Road E1. Britain's oldest manufacturing company has been in business since Elizabeth 1 was on the throne. They recently made the 'Bell of Hope', a gift from the City of London to the City of New York in the wake of Sptember 11th. Famous bells include the original 'Liberty Bell' and 'Big Ben'.
Photo of The Proof House, click for larger image

The Proof House, Commercial Road E1. This is where the Worshipful Company of Gunmakers tests shotguns and other small arms for safety.

Photo of London Bridge House, click for larger image

"OK so we build this building then we wrap half of it in kitchen foil. . . ." London Bridge House, SE1.

Photo of The East London Mosque, click for larger image
Photo of The East London Mosque, click for larger image

The East London Mosque, Whitechapel Road E1.
A large number of Muslims live in London, particularly East London. I'm not a religious person myself, and I doubt that a religion that won't let men and women use the same door is likely to convert me.

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