Sunset, Thames River, London, England.

River Thames is most beautiful river.It flows through southern England.This is Longest river in England so also it is second longest in the United Kingdom.(Source) Country- England Source- Thames Head, Gloucestershire, UK Length- 346 km mi)


Tower Bridge in London- Tower Bridge (built is a combined bascule and suspension bridge in London, over the River Thames. It is close to the Tower of London, from which it takes its name. It has become an iconic symbol of London BEEN

Poverty map of Old Nichol slum, East End of London, showing Bethnal Green Road, from Charles Booth’s Labour and Life of the People. Volume 1: East London (London: Macmillan, 1889).

Poverty map of Old Nichol slum East End of London showing Bethnal Green Road Charles Booth’s Labour & Life of the People 1889 The streets are colored to represent the economic class of the residents

London Smog Disaster of 1952 ~ Looks like the chap leading the bus is carrying a lighted torch ~

Strangely, as a kid I loved it when the smog was this thick as it gave me the perfect excuse to be late for school.A man guiding a London bus through thick fog with a flaming torch, 1952

Photographs of street life in 1870s Victorian London

Photographer: John Thomson "Caney" The Clown [Street Life in London] 1877 Woodburytype London School of Economics - Digital Library

Old Nichol St 1880's. Nick named the Old Jago, a no go area

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Lower Fore Street, a narrow cobblestoned street in Lambeth, pictured in This industrial area became very densely populated over the Victorian period; its inhabitants rose from in 1801 to nearly by the time this photograph was taken.

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Cock and Magpie Tavern (right), Drury Lane South side of street at intersection of Drury Ct. (today intersection of Drury Lane and Aldwych).

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