Temple Bar, designed by Christopher Wren in 1672, once stood in the Strand as one of the gates to the City of London, but it was removed in 1877 and languished in Theobalds Park in Hertfordshire until it was brought back and installed at the entrance to Paternoster Square next to St Paul鈥檚 Cathedral in 2004. In Search of Relics of Old London Spitalfields Life

Temple Bar, designed by Christopher Wren in once stood in the Strand as one of the gates to the City of London, but it was removed in 1877 and languished in Theobalds Park in Hertfordshire until it was brought back and installed at the entrance to P

Smog of London hiding Big Ben - Taken by Linley Sambourne, 1905

Big Ben envolto em névoa, 1905 / Smog of London hiding Big Ben! - Taken by Linley Sambourne, 1905

Leadenhall Market c.1910. London http://spitalfieldslife.com/

Leadenhall Market, vintage everyday: Edwardian Markets – 19 Vintage Photos Show the Trading in the

St. Martin, Ludgate with St. Paul’s Cathedral, c. 1900 (via The Fogs & Smogs of Old London | Spitalfields Life)

Martin, Ludgate (also called St Martin within Ludgate) and St Paul’s Cathedral, 1900 (from The Fogs & Smogs of Old London - Spitalfields Life)

Old photo of one of my favourite pubs, The Grapes in Limehouse (from around 18something?)

The Grapes, Limehouse, England. An historic riverside pub dating from 1585 and still in business today.

Lodging (or 'Doss') House on Paternoster Row, London, c1900. Many of the poorest…

I reference Paternoster in SIS. Lodging (or 'Doss') House on Paternoster Row, London, Many of the poorest people had to sleep in such overcrowded common houses for about per night.

The Real Ripper Street - Whitechapel, London

A & J Bool, Old Houses in Wych Street formerly a continuation of Drury Lane, London, UK

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