Monthly Archives: January 2016

LSHTM Research Online – 2015 in numbers

2015 has been a very successful year for LSHTM Research, not only have we substantially increased the number of records we hold and the number downloads we have received we have also obtained new types of research for the repository as … Continue reading

Alumni photo competition: now open!

Have you ever dreamed of a photograph you’ve taken appearing on the front cover of a magazine? If so, why not enter our Alumni Photo Competition! We are looking for unique and eye-catching photos taken by our alumni to include … Continue reading

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Silvertown Explosion, 1917

  On the evening of January the 19th 1917, a fire broke out in one of the factory melt pots, effort was made to extinguish the fire however the fire spread and ignited 50 tons of TNT. The explosion killed … Continue reading