Just some utterly amazing photos of Victorian London!

The Ghosts of Old London. At the entrance to the Oxford Arms – the Society for Photographing the Relics of Old London was set up to save the Oxford Arms, yet it failed in the endeavour, preserving only this photographic record.

Ghosts of London - find the people hiding in the photograph. #socialmedia #training

henripix: “ The Ghosts of Old London Above: A woman turns the corner into Wych St. Below: A relaxed gathering in Drury Lane.

In 1899, I went on a study trip to London. This is an image of a London street in the 1890's

Eyre St hill little Italy London 1890

This is what rainy London may have looked like to Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland as they raced through. (London 1890's.)

Rainy London 1890 s

This portion of Old London was demolished when the Metropolitan Line was extended from Aldgate to Tower Hill 1883.

Medieval London : Aldgate high street - the street I used to live in

The dark heart of London #Victorian #London #History

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

1890's London with a cyclist in the foreground and an omnibus, probably horse-drawn, in the background.

London hipster on single speed

Fore Street Lambeth 1800s - I read the early 1900s Cockney London books by Mary Jane Staples (I think that was a pen name for Reg Staples???) and love them. This reminded me

Fore Street Lambeth - I read the early Cockney London books by Mary Jane Staples (I think that was a pen name for Reg Staples? This reminded me

London, 1800s.

A conversation at the entrance to Inner Temple, Fleet St (c) Bishopsgate…

1897: Oxford Street, London (http://buff.ly/1sTsruL )

Oxford Street, London, Can you just imagine Sherlock Holmes is the guy on the carriage?

East end of London, 1960s

East End Afternoons by Tony Hall, courtesy of Spitalfields Life - London

Victorian street in London

25 Photos That Show How Much The Lower East Side Sucked

Bandit’s Roost by Jacob Riis, from “How the Other Half Lives.” Bandit’s Roost, at Mulberry Street (Mulberry Bend), was the most crime-ridden, dangerous part of all New York City. I love the hats!

The beautiful Tower Bridge | London

London tower bridge is one of London’s famous bridges and one of many must-see landmarks in London with a glass floor and modern exhibitions it is a must visit.

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