awesome photo of London

Victorian London: The Oxford Arms Inn which stood in a short lane leading out of the west side of Warwick Lane, where this photograph was taken from. The Inn was demolished in

A milkman delivering on a London street devastated during a German bombing raid. 1940.

Delivery After Raid Caption: A milkman delivering milk in a London street devastated during a German bombing raid. Firemen are dampening down the ruins behind him. (Photo by Fred Morley/Getty Images) Date created: 09 Oct 1940

World's smallest Police Station, Trafalgar Square, London

The worlds smallest police station Trafalgar Square. It was built in the Century to keep eye on the many demonstrations held in the Square. The light is said to be from Nelsons flagship HMS Victory.

Street gramophone player. London, 1920.

thru-the-tulips: “ A street gramophone in London. ” - thru-the-tulips: A street gramophone in

London in the 1920's-chimney sweep.

Characterful portraits of Londoners, believed to be by photographer Donald McLeish selected from the three volumes of Wonderful London edited by St John Adcock and produced by The Fleetway House in the nineteen-twenties.

Postcard view of woman pavement artist, Kingsway, London, WC2, UK, circa 1910. Its almost like she is doing 'posh' street art, the fact the art is done directly onto the pavement and is done by a lady draws me towards the photograph.

Street art: Postcard view of woman pavement artist circa 1910 Kingsway, London, UK

Matchgirls participating in a strike against Bryant  May in London, 1888.  The strike was caused by the poor working conditions in the match factory, including fourteen-hour work days and the severe health complications of working with white phosphorus.

Shared comment: Victorian match girls 1888 worked in terrible conditions, 14 hours a day for very little wages. Phosphorous used in making matches caused hair and teeth loss, yellowing of skin and phossy jaw, a type of facial bone cancer.

trolley driver, Liverpool Street Station, c 1916

A female trolley driver signals a left turn on a platform at Liverpool Street Station, London,

Historical Graffiti at the Tower of London.

century graffiti carved into the cells of the Tower of London by prisoners awaiting execution.

Temple Bar, designed by Christopher Wren in 1672, once stood in the Strand as one of the gates to the City of London, but it was removed in 1877 and languished in Theobalds Park in Hertfordshire until it was brought back and installed at the entrance to Paternoster Square next to St Paul's Cathedral in 2004. In Search of Relics of Old London Spitalfields Life

Temple Bar, designed by Christopher Wren in once stood in the Strand as one of the gates to the City of London, but it was removed in 1877 and languished in Theobalds Park in Hertfordshire until it was brought back and installed at the entrance to P

Abandoned boy holding a stuffed toy animal amid ruins following German aerial bombing of London, ca. 1945. [994x1024] Photo credit: Toni Frissell

20 Historic Black and White Photos Colorized _Abandoned boy holding a stuffed toy animal. London 1945 _ Original Photograph by Toni Frissell Colorized by HansLucifer

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