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Odds: A brilliant daily blog about life in the past in the East End of London. Fabulous photos and vignettes.


Woman selling fish from a barrel, London, c. 1910

David Bailey's East End Faces

Bethnal Green, 1961 Picture: © David Bailey

A house in Shoreditch damaged by a Zeppelin raid, July 1915. Getty Images/Hulton Archive

A family in their home in Bethnal Green, London c.1900

© Ernst Haas, 1951, A stall selling mirrors at Petticoat Lane market, London “Mirrors should think longer before they reflect.” ― Jean Cocteau