Fire of London lasted for five days. It had burned 13,200 houses
and 87 churches. Many people were left
had been devastated by the fire, so King Charles asked the great
to build a new city.
Wren, planned a cleaner and healthier city, with houses built of brick
and stone, and with no wooden buildings allowed.
Cathedral was rebuilt. It still stands today, although parts of
it has altered.
the Great Fire. Its height is 61˝
metres tall – the distance it stands
from the site of Thomas Farryner’s bakery in Pudding Lane.