Arguments Yard. Whitby Yard This is seriously Dickensian.

c 1890 Arguments Yard Whitby North Yorkshire by Frank Meadow Sutcliffe. There are more yards to be seen in the book "Whitby yards through time" by Alan Whitworth.

Lambeth High Street 1847.

1847 Lambeth High Street Showing the Windmill Pub, a pub called the Windmill still stands on the same site.

Thomas Annan - Old Vennel in Glasgow (off High Street), 1868

Old Vennel off High Street, Glasgow - Thomas Annan (British, when commercial photography was fairly new.


Marsh Farm House, Kirk's Yard, Nottingham, a timber framed house probably dating back to Tudor times.

Newcastle upon Tyne at the foot of the Tyne bridge. Some of these fabulous old buildings still remain.

Aftermath of a warehouse fire , riverside , Gateshead , Tyneside, North-East England Photographer Unknown. From the archives of Newcastle City Library

1899 Peter Street, Bristol BS1 | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Peter Street another of the tightly packed little streets that made up Bristol’s main shopping centre - It all vanished in the blitz.