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Above: The area affected by the fire, overlaid on a map showing the city walls, the 8 city gates, and locations of Pudding Lane, Pepys home, London Bridge, St Pauls Cathedral, the Tower of London and Moorfields (image via Wikimedia Commons).
|Pepys Diary for September 1666|
EC3R 8BQ – modern postcode of Pudding Lane [MAP].
How we converted old money to new –
Step 1: use the National Archives old money converter to get the equivalent figure for 2005 (the tool is no longer updated).
Step 2: use this inflation converter to bring the figures up-to-date.