davelee: Number 25 bendy bus, packed as usual. What an awesome selection of vintage London shots. What a beautiful city! Crowded Bus Ride in 1865 - Vintage London: "Taking in the Smoke" - Photo Gallery - LIFE Magazine.
Photographer: John Thomson The Cheap Fish Of St. Giles’s [Street Life in London] 1877 Woodburytype London School of Economics - Digital Library (via Accidental Mysteries, A Street Photographer of Century London: Observatory: Design Observer)
“ London Flower Sellers, 1910 Joining the ranks of London’s hawkers were the flower girls, who moved up and down the streets with heavy cane baskets full of violets, lavender, and carnations. Though old gypsy women sometimes sold.