CHILDREN IN BOMBED BUILDING, BERMONDSEY, 1954

Children in bombed building ~ Bermondsey ~ London ~ 1954 ~ Photograph by Roger Mayne. Love his photos of post-war Britain. Loads more to take a gander at.

"Wrought-iron bridges that once helped transport goods between inner-ring and dockside factories along the lane are now terraces for families and businesses." Shad Thames, London

Shad Thames, London Docklands photographed by Rob Telford. Wrought-iron bridges that once helped transport goods between inner-ring and dockside factories along the lane are now terraces for families and businesses.

Maydew House, Abbyfield Estate, Southwark, London, Bermondsey Metropolitan Borough Council Architects, 1965-1967. Photo: Simon Phipps

Maydew House, Abbyfield Estate, Southwark, London, Bermondsey Metropolitan Borough Council Architects, 1965-1967. Photo: Simon Phipps

Women in Civil Defence: Mrs Edith Digby, a 43 year old Air Raid Warden, on duty in Blitz-damaged Bermondsey, London. - Mrs Edith Digby, an Air Raid Warden on duty in Bermondsey, London during the Second World War. -

Women in Civil Defence: Mrs Edith Digby, a 43 year old Air Raid Warden, on duty in Blitz-damaged Bermondsey, London. - during the Second World War.

Leather workers in Bermondsey, 1862.

One of the earliest photographs recording a London industry, this picture is one of a series taken by Geoffrey Bevington, a leather merchant and tanner from Bermondsey. Bermondsey was the capital's leather processing centre

Up until the 20th century, London was filled with squalid slums known as Rookeries. The most famous was in St Giles, though other Rookeries include Rosemary Lane and Jacob's Island in Bermondsey, where Dickens's Oliver Twist villain Bill Sykes meets his end.

Richard Guard's 'Lost London'

Up until the century, London was filled with squalid slums known as Rookeries. The most famous was in St Giles, though other Rookeries include Rosemary Lane and Jacob's Island in Bermondsey, where Dickens's Oliver Twist villain Bill Sykes meets his end.

St Mary Overy's dock, where the Golden Hind is now.

St Mary Overy’s Dock, 1875 - photo by Henry Dixon for the Society for Photographing Relics of Old London, after 1875

Finally curtains. A bit more private   #flat #bermondsey #london #uk #home #ilovemyhome #appartment #curtains #nordlux #lamp

Finally curtains. A bit more private #flat #bermondsey #london #uk #home #ilovemyhome #appartment #curtains #nordlux #lamp

Elephant And Castle tube station, 1907. It had opened the year before by the Baker Street and Waterloo Railway.

Elephant And Castle Bakerloo Line Station, Skipton Street, Elephant And Castle, Bermondsey Rotherhithe And Southwark, Greater London August 1907 -Photographer AAB

Elizabeth Woodville 'Queen Consort'  1437–1492    BIRTH 1437 FEB 03 • Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England  DEATH 1492 JUN 07 • St. Saviour's Abbey, Bermondsey, London, England  14th great-grandmother. Burial: St. George's Chapel, Windsor, Berkshire, England. Husbands: John Grey 'Lord' SGF  & Edward IV Plantagenet 'King'

Elizabeth Woodville 'Queen Consort' 1437–1492 BIRTH 1437 FEB 03 • Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England DEATH 1492 JUN 07 • St. Saviour's Abbey, Bermondsey, London, England 14th great-grandmother. Burial: St. George's Chapel, Windsor, Berkshire, England. Husbands: John Grey 'Lord' SGF & Edward IV Plantagenet 'King'

Albert Bridge Flour Mills, Battersea, Greater London (viewfinder 2014)

Results of conducting a search of the ViewFinder database of historic photographs of England.

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