The Streets of Dickens London

Read the experience of the Victorian era

The revolutions

The first industrial revolution began around the 18th century. The first revolution merged with the second, around 1850 introducing steam power.

about the time during the indstural revolution

From trains to growth

They invented steam powered engine and trains, around 1830 thus London grew. It grew from a population of about a million to about 4.5million people.

Interesting Facts

  • Victorian London was the biggest and fastest growing city in the world at that time(most extornadory too)
  • Sewage flowed from gutters into empty Thames