Work, Life & Leisure (C10)

Describe various steps taken to clean up London in the nineteenth century.

Answer

Clean up London:

  1. Attempts were made to de-congest localities.

  2. Green & Open spaces were expanded.

  3. Attempts were made to reduce pollution.

  4. Cities were converted into landscape.

  5. Large blocks of apartments were built to accommodate people.

  6. Concept of garden city was initiated by Howard.