This architect was responsible for the design of the Bank of England building and the Dulwich Art Gallery
His most famous legacy is his own house in Lincoln's Inn Fields
His house is now a museum named after him
22 October, 1877
Blantyre mining disaster
The worst mining accident in Scottish history hit the Blantyre Colliery, killing 207 miners. The company evicted the surviving families from their cottages 6 months later.