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Crystal Palace, built for the 1851 Great Exhibition in Hyde Park, London. It was subsequently dismantled and moved to Sydenham Hill, South London, where it survived until destroyed by fire in Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Hyde Park, London History, British History, American History, Native American, Crystal Palace

Crystal Palace

Glass and Girders of the Crystal Palace at Sydenham "On the west of "The Palace" as it is called locally, there are terraces overlooking the garden. These are approached by flights of steps leading down among flower beds, stone vases, statuary and ornamental balustrading to the transverse path where the fireworks are let off. The huge building was set up on its present site and opened in 1854, the materials for its construction being largely those of the building designed by Sir Joseph…

East Londoners are made homeless during German air raids on London. (Photo by Fred Ramage/Keystone/Getty Images). Circa 1940 (via London During The Blitz) - “The Blitz (from German, “Lightning”) was the sustained strategic bombing of Britain by Nazi. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Famous Photos, London History, British History, Le Blitz, Blitz London, The Blitz Ww2

London During The Blitz - East Enders made homeless. Photo Fred Ramage. @designerwallace

Proud owners (and cats) of a tea shop and dining room in Chipping Norton, England Post with 0 votes and 1509 views. Proud owners (and cats) of a tea shop and dining room in Chipping Norton, England Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Victorian London, Vintage London, Victorian Era, Victorian History

Proud owners (and cats) of a tea shop and dining room in Chipping Norton, England (c.1910).

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Proud owners (and cats) of a tea shop and dining room in Chipping Norton, England Post with 0 votes and 1509 views. Proud owners (and cats) of a tea shop and dining room in Chipping Norton, England Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Victorian London, Vintage London, Victorian Era, Victorian History

Proud owners (and cats) of a tea shop and dining room in Chipping Norton, England (c.1910).

1664 views on Imgur: The magic of the Internet

WWII September 1940 People in the street with their furniture and belongings in the London area, with their damaged homes in the background. (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images) London History, British History, World History, World War, Vintage London, Old London, East London, London Pictures, Old Pictures

14th, September, 1940: People with their furniture and belongings in a street in the London area; their damaged homes are in the background

Crystal Palace by Emile Zola Uk History, London History, Local History, British History, Asian History, Tudor History, History Facts, Family History, Victorian London

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Image 7 of 14 from gallery of AD Classics: The Crystal Palace / Joseph Paxton. Part front (left) and part rear (right) view and floor plan of London's Crystal Palace. Hyde Park, Glass Building, Building Design, The Crystal Palace, Exhibition Building, Palace London, London House, Norman Foster, Historical Architecture

AD Classics: The Crystal Palace / Joseph Paxton

Built by Joseph Paxton in City of Westminster, United Kingdom The Crystal Palace was a glass and cast iron structure built in London, England, for the Great Exhibition of 1851. Th...

Old photos of London and the East End Basket Jim”, Covent Garden, London Back in the days when Covent Garden was a fruit and veg market. Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, London Pictures, London History, British History, Asian History, Tudor History, Uk History

“Basket Jim”, Covent Garden 1930 [587 x 786]

“Basket Jim”, Covent Garden, London 1930. Back in the days when Covent Garden was a fruit and veg market.

A trader at Covent Garden Market, London, March Original publication: Picture Post - 4993 - Spring Comes To Covent Garden - pub. March 1950 (Photo by Bert Hardy/Picture Post/Hulton Archive/Getty Images) Vintage London, Old London, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Vintage Photographs, Street Photography, Art Photography, London Market, London History

A trader at Covent Garden Market, London, March 1950. Original...

A trader at Covent Garden Market, London, March 1950. Original publication: Picture Post - 4993 - Spring Comes To Covent Garden - pub. 18th March 1950 (Photo by Bert Hardy/Picture Post/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Captivating images show a glimpse of Covent Garden through the ages Vintage London, Old London, Candid Photography, Street Photography, London Market, Old Street, Time Photo, Covent Garden, British History

Captivating images show a glimpse of Covent Garden through the ages

Covent Garden - Market porter

One card of a fabulous series of cards called "London Life" showing the different occupations and street people of London. If you watch My Fair Lady you will see this exact scene recreated in the movie. I think these cards were used for inspiration. Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Foto Vintage, Bedford House, London History, My Fair Lady

'This place was full of characters years ago' | John Kent | People of Covent Garden

Photo:Porters carrying their goods

Rush hour: Roger Mayne's 1964 photo shows rush hour on Waterloo Bridge Richmond Bridge, London Bridge, Old London, Vintage London, South London, Roger Mayne, The Iron Bridge, London History, Local History

Incredible photos reveal London's transformation over 200 years

The images appear in a new exhibition at the Museum of London Docklands and include a rare calotype by William Henry Fox Talbot.

Byng Street on the Isle of Dogs around 1925 - huge Clippers used the docks to deliver cargo, London Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, London History, British History, Old Pictures, Old Photos, London Pictures, London Docklands

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“Byng Street on the Isle of Dogs around 1925 - huge Clippers used the docks to deliver cargo, London”

Fournier Street, Spitalfields, Stepney, Greater London 1956 - Photographer J. London History, British History, Vintage London, Old London, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Pictures, East End London, English Heritage

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