London History

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The Woodman Battersea Victorian Life, Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Street, London History, British History, Asian History, Tudor History

The Fogs & Smogs of Old London

In the midst of life I woke to find myself living in an old house beside Brick Lane in the East End of London

Houses in Hanbury St (now demolished), photo by Dan Cruickshank Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Uk Photos, London Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, London Drawing, East End London

Dan Cruickshank’s Spitalfields Photographs

In the midst of life I woke to find myself living in an old house beside Brick Lane in the East End of London

Unseen Vintage Photographs of a Lost London, ca. Evans and Witt, Stationers and Bookbinders, Booksellers and Tobacconists, ca. Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Street, Victorian Era, London Pride, Vintage Shops, London History, British History

Rare photos show Lost London, from 1900s-1910s

A beautiful collection of rare vintage photographs of London, taken between the 1910s and 1910s, from the Archives of English Heritage. The photo

In the midst of life I woke to find myself living in an old house beside Brick Lane in the East End of London Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, English Architecture, Industrial Architecture, Old Pictures, Old Photos, London Street Photography, East End London

Lost Spitalfields

In the midst of life I woke to find myself living in an old house beside Brick Lane in the East End of London

A history of south-east London suburbs, in images and words, brought to you by the area's local studies and archives collections. South London, Old London, London Art, Bermondsey London, London Docklands, Local Studies, Victorian London, London History, Images And Words

The Grange Tannery, Bermondsey, 1876 | London Borough of Southwark

A history of south-east London suburbs, in images and words, brought to you by the area's local studies and archives collections.

Pea souper that killed So black you couldn't see the screen in cinemas. So suffocatingly lethal they ran out of coffins. How the Great Smog choked London 60 years ago this week Vintage London, Old London, London Bus, London City, Ancient Greek Architecture, Gothic Architecture, London History, My Family History, London Transport

Pea souper that killed 12,000: So black you couldn't see the screen in cinemas. So suffocatingly lethal they ran out of coffins. How the Great Smog choked London 60 years ago this week

A thick, greasy, grimy fog - known as the Great Smog of London - descended on the city during a particularly cold December in 1952 and killed 12,000 people in four days.

12 January Soldiers help to clear the debris of Bank Underground Station, the morning after it received a direct hit during the Blitz. Some 111 people were killed in the bombing raid by German aircraft. London History, British History, Old London, London City, London Bombings, London Pictures, London Photos, War Photography, White Photography

January 12, 1941: Operation Rhubarb

Sunday 12 January 1941 "Lieutenant Borys Karnicki, the CO of the Polish Navy submarine ORP Sokół (Falcon), on the bridge with his sailors. This hotograph probably was taken in Portsmouth, January 1941." © IWM (A 3417). Italian/Greek Campaign: The Greeks continue to consolidate their capture of the Klisura Pass on 12 January 1941. They beat off weak Italian counterattacks and continue to subdue the trapped battalion of the Italian Lupi di Toscana Division. The Italian Julia Division remains…

Nearly 300 spectacular photographs of Londons lost buildings from the London Metropolitan Archive in Panoramic format. Tudor, Georgian and Victorian buidings, s Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Era, Victorian Street, Rare Photos, Vintage Photographs, Old Photos, Vintage Photos

Rare photos show Lost London, from 1900s-1910s

A beautiful collection of rare vintage photographs of London, taken between the 1910s and 1910s, from the Archives of English Heritage. The photo

Flagon Row, Wellington Street, Deptford, Lewisham, c. Victorian Life, Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, London History, British History, St Nicholas Church, Greenwich London, Industrial Architecture

Flagon Row, Wellington Street, Deptford, Lewisham, c. 1880

A history of south-east London suburbs, in images and words, brought to you by the area's local studies and archives collections.

Old Photos of Pubs in London a Century Ago ~ vintage everyday Pubs In London, Old London, London City, London History, British History, St Brides, London Architecture, Ancient Architecture, Hatton Garden

The Pubs Of Old London

In the midst of life I woke to find myself living in an old house beside Brick Lane in the East End of London

Old Deptford History explores the hidden secrets of this district of south east London located on the south bank of the River Thames. Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, London Pictures, London Photos, London History, British History, Ancient Greek Architecture, Gothic Architecture

Carrington House, Deptford 1902

Old Deptford History explores the hidden secrets of this district of south east London located on the south bank of the River Thames.

  House Elevation, Front Elevation, South London, Old London, London History, Industrial Architecture, London Places, London Photos, Old Photos

House in Albion Street

View of front elevation of house at 81 Albion Street, Bermondsey. Gas lamp on wall. Advertisements on adjoining building include Batey's ginger beer, R. White's lemonade, and Terris's Lights of London. Building later demolished during the construction of the Rotherhithe Tunnel.