London street photography
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A Proper Pea-Souper – The Terrible London Smog of 1952
The Terrible London Smog of 1952...For four days, the city of London was blanketed by a poisonous smog that reduced visibility to a few yards and led to an estimated 12,000 fatalities...link to story and chilling images taken during London’s Great Smog of ’52.
London, People in Queen Victoria Street 1897
Gentlemen in Queen Victoria Street 1897, London. Part of The Francis Frith Collection of historic photographs of Britain. Did you know you can browse the archive online today for free? Your nostalgic journey has begun... #francisfrith #photography #archives #frithphotos #historicbritain #thefrancisfrithcollection