51 Churches Were Rebuilt After the Great Fire: Where did the Funding Come from?

How did the Government get the money to pay for the rebuilding of 51 City Churches after the Great Fire?

This is an extract from the full-length lecture by Professor Simon Thurley, “Sir Christopher Wren: Buildings, Place and Genius”: http://www.gresham.ac.uk/lectures-and-events/sir-christopher-wren-buildings-place-and-genius

Professor Simon Thurley, former Provost of Gresham College

Professor Simon Thurley CBE

Visiting Professor of the Built Environment

Professor Thurley is a leading architectural historian, a regular broadcaster and was, for thirteen years and Visiting Gresham Professor of the Built Environment.

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