A Complete History Of London In Cats

By M@ Last edited 13 months ago
A Complete History Of London In Cats

Pussy cat, pussy cat, where have you been?
I've been to London to look at the Queen.
Pussy cat, pussy cat, what did you there?
I frightened a little mouse, under her chair.

Cats have made many a mark on London over the centuries, and not just to indicate their territory. Scroll through our feline fact file below to learn the history of London in cats.

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Last Updated 17 March 2017

Ale Sarco

You forgot Dr. Salter's cat, whose statue is in Bermondsay Wall, even though you covered it before: http://londonist.com/2014/12/n...

Christy Lawrance

I lived in Kentish Town at the same time as Boris, a large, friendly and fluffy black
and white cat, a familiar face in Angler's Lane. Belonged to the two women who put the plaque up


Also you left out the famous Kasper the "good luck cat" for 13 diners at the Savoy!


RJY van der Werf

Doorkins from Southwark Cathedral is not mentioned here ....