Old London Town

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The Ghosts of Old London. At the entrance to the Oxford Arms – the Society for Photographing the Relics of Old London was set up to save the Oxford Arms, yet it failed in the endeavour, preserving only this photographic record. Victorian London, Victorian Street, Victorian Era, Victorian History, Tudor History, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Victorian Pictures

The Ghosts 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

26 Haunting Photos Of The London Fog - October Finsbury Park. Victorian London, Vintage London, 1920 London, Victorian Street, Victorian Lamps, Victorian Photos, London Map, London Travel, London City

17 October 1935: Finsbury Park.

London was covered in "fog" at the beginning of the 20th Century, culminating in the Great Smog in 1952.

Black and White Vintage Photography: Take Photos Like A Pro With These Easy Tips – Black and White Photography

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London Zoo. It's an amazing photo, but at the same time, I feel sad for them.

One of my biggest disappointments as a young child, that the Piccadilly circus was not a circus. Piccadilly Circus, London, S Barratts Vintage London, Old London, London Bus, London City, Piccadilly Circus, Old Pictures, Old Photos, 1920s Photos, Cities

The Inspiration Archive

Piccadilly Circus, London, 1939. S&G Barratts

Old London; 'cos there's no place like london Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Children Pictures, Old Photography, Street Photography, London Photography, Portraits Victoriens, London Pictures

Old Pictures of London 12

Old picture postcards of London including Old London Road North 1960, Queen Victoria Statue 1952, Picadilly Circus World War II

Old London bore little resemblance to the bland London of the present. Old London was a vibrant, creative, moody city with endless visual . Victorian London, Vintage London, Victorian Photos, Victorian Era, Old London, East London, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos

A Room to Let in Old Aldgate

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

Behind one of the glass faces of Big Ben, in the clock tower at the Palace of Westminster, London (Vintage Photography) Big Ben London, Old London, Vintage London, London Pride, London Food, Black White Photos, Black And White Photography, Old Pictures, Old Photos

Inside the Big Ben, London, ca. 1920s

A rare look behind the face of the Big Ben clockface, ca. 1920s.

vintage everyday: Old London in the Nineteen-Twenties Old London, London City, Vintage London, London Bridge, Victorian London, East London, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos

The Vintage Guide To London

The online city guide for vintage lovers www.thevintageguidetolondon.com

Punks in London 1979 by Janette Beckman (English, started her career photographing the punk scene in England and New York in the and documentary and studio portrait photographer)

Super Seventies

Punks in London photographed by Janette Beckman,...

London policemen wear gas masks for a training drill, Gas masks have some really creepy connotations. London History, British History, Old Portraits, Mad Max, Dieselpunk, World War Two, Vintage Photography, Graphic, Black And White Photography

CRUELLO

itsjohnsen: “ London policemen wear gas masks for a training drill, 1937. Bettmann Collection ”

Hyde Park, London, 1900 -- skaters on the frozen Serpentine. I remember seeing it partially frozen when I lived in London; you could break off shards of ice from the top of the water Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Life, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, London History, British History

Hyde Park

It has been a long time since the Serpentine has frozen over so as to enable skating, this is 1900 and appears to be somewhere on the Long Water part of the Serpentine.

A sailing ship in dry dock Millwall, East London 1932 [[MORE]] Some info on the ship, if you’re interested: “ The S. Penang was a three-masted steel barque built in 1905 in Germany, and was originally named the “Albert Rickmers”. In 1910 she was. Victorian London, Vintage London, London History, British History, Asian History, Tudor History, Old London, East London, Old Pictures

3-masted barque 'Penang' in dry dock at Millwall 1932

3-masted barque 'Penang' in dry dock at Millwall 1932 by unknown prints from Royal Museums Greenwich.