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England's fourth oldest university

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Part five of a series of audio clips exploring the history of the River Thames.

Which is England's fourth oldest University? Why was the Duke of Wellington so concerned about a 'godless college on Gower Street'? And where would you find one of London's finest Victorian church interiors? Find out more from Arthur Burns, Professor of Modern British History.

This audio clip is available with permission from the Thames Festival Trust and is part of the 'Thames Twenty Rivers of the World' Audio Tour.

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