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The Winter of 1962/63

That winter, the snow started on Boxing Day 1962 and the big freeze lasted until March 1963. Blizzards caused snowdrifts up to six metres deep, telephone lines were brought down and temperatures fell so low the sea froze over. Roads faced similar disruption in 1963, but former policeman Tom Taylor, 68, from Gloucester, said the biggest problem was not a lack of grit - but a relentless, blustering wind. "It was an unbelievable winter - I used to go out on the beat and on snow patrol in the…

Two ladies on the doorstep, London's East End, c. photo by Tony Hall Two ladies on the doorstep, London's East End, c. photo by Tony Hall East End London, Old London, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Old Pics, Foto Poster, People Of The World, Vintage Photographs, Belle Photo

Two Women for Poster

'Through an Affectionate Lens. Images of Hackney and beyond.' Photographs by Tony Hall. Exhibition at Hackney Museum. 8th February to 21st May 2011. Admission Free. Tuesday Wednesday and Friday 9:30 am to 5:30 pm. Thursday 9:30 am to 8 pm. Saturday 10 am to 5 pm.

arrotino su bicicletta mestieri del passato Antique Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Foto Vintage, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Victorian Life, Vintage Italy, Working People

arrotino mestieri del passato storia curiosità e FOTO

Mestieri del passato: Donne è arrivato l' Arrotino qui uno dei mestieri più vecchi in un bel post dedicato con tante curiosità e tante belle FOTO storiche

DENTISTRY, American home dentistry in the No wonder people are so afraid of the dentist! Luckily we have come a long way. Let us change your thoughts on dental visits at Brightside Dentistry. Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Funny Pictures, Scary Photos, Oral Health, Health Care, Dental Health, Vintage Photographs

Photo: 1920s home dentistry - Grab your pliers

A woman prepares to pull a child's tooth with a pliers in this photo from the 1920s.

Fight a chimney sweeper or fighting a *chav* Native American Art, American History, American Symbols, American Women, American Indians, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos

5 Formerly Common Professions That No Longer Exist | Top5.com

As the times change, so too do the needs of society and the ways in which those needs can be met. Therefore, there are many jobs that don't exist anymore. This is usually due to new technology. Find out a few of jobs that are now extinct.

Mary Smith earned sixpence a week shooting dried peas at sleeping workers windows. A Knocker-up (sometimes known as a knocker-upper) was a profession in England and Ireland that started during and lasted well into the Industrial Revolution and at least as Women In History, World History, London History, Tudor History, British History, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Foto Transfer, Old London

29 Weird History Facts You Probably Didn’t Learn In High School

forgotten profession: before alarm clocks were widely affordable, people like mary smith of brenton street were employed to rouse sleeping people in the early hours of the morning. they were known as ‘knocker-ups’ or ‘knocker-uppers’. mrs. smith was paid sixpence a week to shoot dried peas at market workers’ windows in limehouse fields, london. photo from philip Davies’ lost london 1870-1945.

The horse of Mr Rogers drinking a pint outside the Lord Hood, 1 London Street, Bethnal Green, in 1955 Vintage London, Old London, London Pubs, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Black White Photos, Black And White

Lord Hood, 89 Dunbridge Street, Bethnal Green E2

Lord Hood, 89 Dunbridge Street, Bethnal Green E2

Casimir Beltrami, knife-grinder, Charing Cross Road, London by Wolf Suschitzky Victorian London, Vintage London, London History, British History, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Knife Grinder

London, Paris, New York: a tale of three mid-century cities – in pictures

Uniting three major 20th-century photographers – Wolfgang Suschitzky, Dorothy Bohm and Neil Libbert – a new exhibition presents the beauty, streetlife and social contradictions of three world capitals from the 1930s to the 1960s

A man who mends terracotta objects. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Italian People, Italy Street, Vintage Italy, Fun Shots, Magnum Photos

ITALIA....come eravamo ITALY....the way we were

ANTICHI MESTIERI Il signore che aggiustava le terrecotte

Stores, East End of London. We love shops and shopping. That's it - , /shoppedinternational and /shoppedPerchick's Stores, East End of London. We love shops and shopping. That's it - , /shoppedinternational and /shopped Victorian London, Vintage London, Victorian Street, Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, 1920s Photos, London History, British History

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vintage everyday: 15 Black and White Photographs Capture The Gritty Reality of Life in East London During The Swinging Sixties Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Images, Vintage London, Old London, London City, London History, British History

London's East End: life in the Swinging Sixties

Striking black and white images of London's East End in the Sixties, taken from photographer Steve Lewis's new book London's East End: A 1960s Album.