St. John's Church, Waterloo; 2009
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The church of St John's was built in 1824 to celebrate the victory in the Napoleonic wars. In 1940, the church was firebombed, destroying much of the interior. A restored St John's Waterloo reopened in 1951 to serve as the parish church of the Festival of Britain. Recently, it has been restored.
2009 AD - 2009 AD