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1
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Population

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In 1900 London was the largest city with 6.5 million people

2
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Tillbury

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Boat docks in London located there

3
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It became necessary to regenerate London dockyards and the lea valley there because:

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In the 1980s sea going ships became to large for the east end docks

4
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London dock lands development corporation brought in money:

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Sky scrapers brought in business and airports

5
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London dock lands development corporation brought in money reason 2:

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Most industries depended on it for importing raw materials

6
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Transport

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Railway developed transport

7
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Olympic village

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Olympic village made more people want to live and work near it after the games had finished

8
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What is this case study about??

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