Just some utterly amazing photos of Victorian 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

London Zoo. It's an amazing photo, but at the same time, I feel sad for them.

A zookeeper at the London Zoo, London, England, United Kingdom leads hungry penguins with a pail of food.Photograph dated October 18 1939

London, Paddington Station, 1940. School boys with gas masks evacuated by train as bombing raids intensify. Life in London during The Blitz of World War II.

London, Paddington Station, 1940 - school boys being evacuated by train as bombing raids intensified - Life in London during The Blitz of World War II from Inknscroll.

Spitalfields Life is simply one of the best blogs on London life and history ever.

Cloth Fair, next to Smithfield Market. You can see more pictures from the Society for Photographing Relics of Old London in The Ghosts of Old London and In Search of Relics of Old London.

vintage everyday: Rare Look Behind the Face of the Big Ben Clockface, 1920s, London  |  via @matthiasrascher on Twitter

webofhistory: “Behind the clock face of the Elizabeth Tower (a. the Clock Tower in London). This is the tower at the Parliament building where Big Ben (the name of the bell) rings. (Photo ca.

The mail always gets through! Postman during the London blitz 1940

The Royal Mail always gets through! Postman during the London blitz 1940


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the london blitz: a milkman continues to deliver milk.

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

Seen here are painters atop the Woolworth Building in New York City in 1926. Photographer Unknown via Ovadia & Sons on Tumblr.

Working at high altitudes, Woolworth Building, New York, 1926 Back in Time I love pics like this.Amazes me

this is one of the most haunting pictures i have ever seen. schoolgirls in gas masks. WWII. Are you my mummy?

Girls Drill for Poison Gas Attack: Gas-Mask Parade in Tokyo, by Masao Horino (KO) (Creepy)

A woman drinking tea in the aftermath of a German bombing raid during the London Blitz. [1940] 52 Powerful Photos Of Women Who Changed History Forever

A woman drinking tea in the aftermath of a German bombing raid during the London Blitz. 52 Powerful Photos Of Women Who Changed History Forever

Housewives wearing gas masks during the Blitz on London showed the country's stubborn resistance

When Britain really DID keep calm and carry on: Fed up with the way people whinge at every little set-back? A cache of lost propaganda films magically evokes a very different era

Neighbours in war time England wearing gas masks - -WWII

Una bambina con la sua bambola siede sulle macerie della propria casa bombardata, Londra, 1940.

Everything is falling apart and the little girl is comforting her baby doll. An English girl comforts her doll in the rubble of her bomb-damaged home in - From Fox Photos/Getty Images

A boy sits amid the ruins of a London bookshop following an air raid on October 8, 1940.

A boy sits amid the ruins of a London bookshop after an air raid on October reading a book titled “The History of London.

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Lunch atop a Skyscraper (New York Construction Workers Lunching on a Crossbeam) is a famous photograph taken by Charles C. Ebbets during construction of the GE Building at Rockefeller Center in (Photographer: Charles C. Ebbets) I still can't believe this.

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Children wearing gas masks while playing, Mummy? Are you my mummy?

St. Paul's. London. WWII

Victory: The Battle of Britain “We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets; we shall never surrender.” -Winston Churchill, St Paul's Cathedral in background, London Blitz

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