Natural History Museum, London

Columns in the Natural History Museum of London. It was built from by Alfred Waterhouse after the original designer Francis Fowke died. As can be seen from these columns, Waterhouse added his own Romanesque touches.

helping grandmother with the wringer washer.

I remember helping my grandmother with the wringer washer. We always helped out on wash day when we could, even if we sometimes accidentally made the clean things dirty.

Kitchen Sink Baby: c. 1953- this is where all babies had their baths...

Kitchen Sink Baby: c. this is where all babies had their baths.I got bathed many times in the sink at my Grandma's

Pere Lachaise Cemetery, Paris

Pere Lachaise Cemetery, Paris Not everyone is a fan of cemeteries. But this is one of the most beautiful cemeteries I have ever seen. Get a map nearby. There's plenty to see; amazing photographs to be taken; It's one of my favorite spots.

Rag Bone Man, E13 (1961) - “Down my street in Plaistow, there were not many cars about – all you could hear was the clip-clop of the horse on the wet road.”

Rag & Bone Man, London - “Down my street in Plaistow, there were not many cars about – all you could hear was the clip-clop of the horse on the wet road.

The Bryant & May Match Factory, Bow, East London was set up by William Bryant and Francis May in 1861.

The Bryant & May Match Factory, Bow, East London was set up by William Bryant and Francis May in Scene of the famous matchgirls' strike of

The Blind Beggar Pub, Whitechapel, London - Henry de Montfort was wounded and lost his sight in the Battle of Evesham in 1265, and was nursed to health by a baroness. He became the "Blind Beggar of Bednal Green" and used to beg at the crossroads. In modern times The Blind Beggar Pub had some famous customers The Kray Brothers and Ronnie Kray murdered George Cornell in the pub in 1966. In 1904 a member of the Blind Beggar gang of pick-pockets, stabbed another man in the eye with an umbrella.

The Blind Beggar Pub, Whitechapel, London - Henry de Montfort was wounded and…

Gardiners Corner, Whitechapel, 1900. Gardiner's was the building with the distinctive clock tower.

Gardiners Corner, Whitechapel, Gardiner's was the building with the distinctive clock tower.

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