The Thames of Old London: 20 Amazing Vintage Photographs That Show the River Thames in the 1910s and 1920s
The River Thames is 215 miles long and has been an important trade route throughout its history. Some people believe that the Romans may h...
Shad Thames | Re-photo
Shad Thames, 1981 This weekend there is a festival taking place in Shad Thames, though I doubt if I will have the time to go there, and to do so always makes me
The Wilson Grove Estate, Bermondsey: ‘A cottage home for every family’
I have a soft spot for Bermondsey and we’re back there again. This is a short article about a tiny estate but Bermondsey Labour Party had come to the conclusion that small was beautiful well before…
Explore what happened in Tower Hamlets, London during the Blitz.
Bomb Sight makes you discover London during WW2 Luftwaffe Blitz bombing raids, exploring maps, images and memories. The Bomb Sight web map and mobile app reveals WW2 bomb census maps between 7/10/1940 and 06/06/1941, previously available only by viewing them in the Reading Room of The National Archives.
London's Lost Rivers - Homepage
The website of Paul Talling's London's Lost Rivers Book. Here you can discover London's lost rivers, canals and docks plus many lesser known rivers within the M25. The website also lists guided walks by the the author.