The Great Fire of London: In Real Time

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  • 2017
  • 1 Season

Over 350 years ago, the Great Fire of London was the most devastating fire Britain has ever experienced. This conflagration swept through central parts of London, gutting almost the entire old city including thousands of houses, churches, and government buildings. It has become a national memory burned into the British consciousness, but what do we actually know about how and why it happened?

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A City Rebuilt
3. A City Rebuilt
June 2, 2017
Dan reveals why Londoners were desperate to stop the fire reach the Tower, Rob looks at the bizarre 17-century methods of treating burns and Suzannah examines a controversial new theory about how many people died. They also examine how the authorities dealt with the 100,000 people who had lost everything and how a new city was built from the ashes.
A City Rebuilt
3. A City Rebuilt
June 2, 2017
Dan reveals why Londoners were desperate to stop the fire reach the Tower, Rob looks at the bizarre 17-century methods of treating burns and Suzannah examines a controversial new theory about how many people died. They also examine how the authorities dealt with the 100,000 people who had lost everything and how a new city was built from the ashes.
A City Rebuilt
3. A City Rebuilt
June 2, 2017
Dan reveals why Londoners were desperate to stop the fire reach the Tower, Rob looks at the bizarre 17-century methods of treating burns and Suzannah examines a controversial new theory about how many people died. They also examine how the authorities dealt with the 100,000 people who had lost everything and how a new city was built from the ashes.
A City Rebuilt
3. A City Rebuilt
June 2, 2017
Dan reveals why Londoners were desperate to stop the fire reach the Tower, Rob looks at the bizarre 17-century methods of treating burns and Suzannah examines a controversial new theory about how many people died. They also examine how the authorities dealt with the 100,000 people who had lost everything and how a new city was built from the ashes.
Death and Destruction
2. Death and Destruction
June 1, 2017
Dan Jones follows the path of the fire on the worst day of its rampage as it swept through some of London's iconic buildings. Suzannah Lipscomb finds evidence in the archives of who was blamed and who escaped scot free. Rob Bell visits Imperial College London for more information about the spread of the fire and to re-create the intense heat it generated.
Death and Destruction
2. Death and Destruction
June 1, 2017
Dan Jones follows the path of the fire on the worst day of its rampage as it swept through some of London's iconic buildings. Suzannah Lipscomb finds evidence in the archives of who was blamed and who escaped scot free. Rob Bell visits Imperial College London for more information about the spread of the fire and to re-create the intense heat it generated.
Death and Destruction
2. Death and Destruction
June 1, 2017
Dan Jones follows the path of the fire on the worst day of its rampage as it swept through some of London's iconic buildings. Suzannah Lipscomb finds evidence in the archives of who was blamed and who escaped scot free. Rob Bell visits Imperial College London for more information about the spread of the fire and to re-create the intense heat it generated.
Death and Destruction
2. Death and Destruction
June 1, 2017
Dan Jones follows the path of the fire on the worst day of its rampage as it swept through some of London's iconic buildings. Suzannah Lipscomb finds evidence in the archives of who was blamed and who escaped scot free. Rob Bell visits Imperial College London for more information about the spread of the fire and to re-create the intense heat it generated.
London Burns
1. London Burns
May 31, 2017
Dan Jones visits the exact location of the bakery where it started, Suzannah Lipscomb reveals how Londoners tried to save their belongings, and Rob Bell investigates 17th-century building materials and the prevailing weather conditions.
London Burns
1. London Burns
May 31, 2017
Dan Jones visits the exact location of the bakery where it started, Suzannah Lipscomb reveals how Londoners tried to save their belongings, and Rob Bell investigates 17th-century building materials and the prevailing weather conditions.
London Burns
1. London Burns
May 31, 2017
Dan Jones visits the exact location of the bakery where it started, Suzannah Lipscomb reveals how Londoners tried to save their belongings, and Rob Bell investigates 17th-century building materials and the prevailing weather conditions.
London Burns
1. London Burns
May 31, 2017
Dan Jones visits the exact location of the bakery where it started, Suzannah Lipscomb reveals how Londoners tried to save their belongings, and Rob Bell investigates 17th-century building materials and the prevailing weather conditions.
Description

Over 350 years ago, the Great Fire of London was the most devastating fire Britain has ever experienced. This conflagration swept through central parts of London, gutting almost the entire old city including thousands of houses, churches, and government buildings. It has become a national memory burned into the British consciousness, but what do we actually know about how and why it happened?

The Great Fire of London: In Real Time is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (12 episodes). The series first aired on May 31, 2017.

Where to Watch The Great Fire of London: In Real Time

The Great Fire of London: In Real Time is available for streaming on the MagellanTV; Magellan TV website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The Great Fire of London: In Real Time on demand at Amazon Prime.

  • Premiere Date
    May 31, 2017