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House of Tudor 1485 - 1603 family tree. To complete Henry VIII family tree SOTW . - House of Tudor 1485 – 1603 family tree. To complete Henry VIII family tree SOTW sheet for Ch. History Of England, Uk History, Tudor History, European History, British History, History Facts, World History, Nasa History, History Medieval

Royal House of Tudor

The Royal House of Tudor created the Golden Age of England. Search this pre British royal family tree for detailed descriptions of it's royal members

St Bartholomew's gatehouse leading to the oldest parish church in London; century St Bartholomew-the-Great. In 1916 a German Zeppelin bomb fell nearby causing tiles to fall off, revealing this Elizabethan half timber fronted house built in Old London, Beautiful Buildings, British Isles, London England, England Uk, Great Britain, Medieval, Places To See, Countryside

London Curiosities

the curiousities of london with the hidden history of quaint london things,

Children in bombed building ~ Bermondsey ~ London ~ 1954 ~ Photograph by Roger Mayne. Love his photos of post-war Britain. Loads more to take a gander at. London History, British History, Ww2 History, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Roger Mayne, Bermondsey London, Vintage London, Victorian London

Children in bombed building ~ Bermondsey ~ London ~ 1954 ~ Photograph by Roger Mayne

Queen Mary's Steps by Leonard Bentley, 1939 excavations for the new Ministry of Defence revealed Queen Mary's Steps which were part of King Henry VIII's Whitehall Palace, the steps led down to the terrace overlooking the River Thames London History, Tudor History, European History, British History, Asian History, Vintage London, Old London, Tudor Dynasty, Tudor Era

Queen Mary's Steps

The photograph shows the excavations for the new Ministry of Defence building in 1939. During the excavations parts of the Tudor Whitehall Palace were uncovered including Queen Mary's Steps which were part of the riverside Terrace of the Palace. This part of the Terrace was rebuilt by Sir Christopher Wren in 1691, the steps are now preserved as a feature adjacent to the north east corner of the MOD building. During the 1970s whilst on my beat one early turn I discovered that a tent had been…

Classic feminist graffiti from the FIAT "If it were a lady, it would get its bottom pinched." "If this lady was a car she'd run you down. Car Shed, Be My Hero, This Is Your Life, Patriarchy, Faith In Humanity, Equality, Just In Case, Hilarious, Funny Ads

Feminist Graffiti From The 1970s - Sociological Images

The Society Pages (TSP) is an open-access social science project headquartered in the Department of Sociology at the University of Minnesota

An poster sized print, approx mm) (other products available) - WEST INDIA DOCKS. - Image supplied by Mary Evans Prints Online - poster sized print mm) made in the UK Old London, East London, London City, Victorian London, Vintage London, Victorian Era, London History, British History, Uk History

The Descriptive Album of London, 1894

An album of 108 photographs forming a pictorial guide to London, by George Birch

Tom Bolton reveals the surprising stories behind the little-known rivers that still surge beneath the streets of London Hidden London, Lost River, Old London, Gothic Architecture, London Street, British Isles, Abandoned Places, Bury, Under The Sea

The fascinating history of London's lost rivers

Tom Bolton reveals the surprising stories behind the little-known rivers that still surge beneath the streets of London

Museum of London Prints London Pictures, London Photos, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Uk History, London History, British History, Victorian London

River Crossings - Potters Fields

The Tower Subway opened in 1869 and ran underneath the Thames connecting the north side of the river with the south. It was built in under a year making it a very quick engineering project for the Victorians. At first a small wooden carriage took people under the river, but the company soon lost all …

Never before seen photographs of the construction of Tower Bridge being constructed have been unveiled after a stash of hundred-year-old photos were found in a skip. Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, London City, Victorian Era, Victorian History, London Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos

Photographs of Tower Bridge being constructed are found in a skip

Photographs of Tower Bridge being constructed are found in a skip.

What a brilliant historical photo! Never before seen photographs of the construction of Tower Bridge being constructed have been unveiled after a stash of hundred-year-old photos were found in a skip. Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, East London, Victorian Era, London Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos

Photographs of Tower Bridge being constructed are found in a skip

Photographs of Tower Bridge being constructed are found in a skip.

HMS Belfast takes up her moorings in the specially dredged berth in the Pool of London in 14 October 1971 Ancient Greek Architecture, London Architecture, Gothic Architecture, London History, British History, Naval History, Vintage London, Old London, London Bridge

HMS BELFAST 1971-1982

MH 15062. HMS BELFAST takes up her moorings in the specially dredged berth in the Pool of London 14 October 1971.

View down Brick Lane, 1957 London History, British History, Asian History, Tudor History, Vintage London, Old London, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Stratford East

Free museum in London

Discover the history of London at the Museum of London, near St Paul's and Barbican. The greatest stories from the greatest city in nine galleries.

Victorian prison cell in Newgate, We can see the water tank and basin with bedding in the corner. The shelf includes items such as a Bible, plate and a mug Victorian Prison, Victorian Books, Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Era, London Pubs, London City, Prison Life

Victorian prison cell in Newgate, 1890’s. We can see the water tank and basin with bedding in the corner. The shelf includes items such as a Bible, plate and a mug

Arquitetura/Design - London Society for Photographing Relics of Old London Victorian Street, Victorian Life, Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, London City, Victorian Houses, London History, British History

Welcome to Museum of London Images

No. 73, Cheapside, 1883. This photograph was commissioned by the Society for Photographing Relics of Old London to form part of a permanent visual record of historic buildings threatened with alteration or possible demolition in the 1870s and 80s. This house was built in 1668-9 to the designs of Sir Christopher Wren and was occupied by the then Mayor of London, Sir William Turner. It was demolished in 1929.