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

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

3-masted barque 'Penang' in dry dock at Millwall 1932 - Unknown - Royal Museums Greenwich Prints

barque 'Penang' in dry dock at Millwall 1932 - Unknown - Royal Museums Greenwich Prints

Queen Mary's Steps by Leonard Bentley, via Flickr, 1939 excavations for the new Ministry of Defence revealed Queen Mary's Steps which were part of King Henry VIII's Whitehall Palace, the steps led down to the  terrace overlooking the River Thames

Queen Mary's Steps 1939 excavations for the new Ministry of Defence revealed Queen Mary's Steps which were part of King Henry VIII's Whitehall Palace, the steps led down to the terrace overlooking the River Thames

Feminist graffiti on a billboard for Italian car maker Fiat, London, England, 1979, photograph by Jill Posener.

Classic feminist graffiti from the FIAT "If it were a lady, it would get its bottom pinched." "If this lady was a car she'd run you down.

West India Docks, c.1894.

South West India Docks was one of three docks on the Isle of Dogs, formally…

Incredible photographs of London's hidden rivers. Oh, and a good article too.

The fascinating hidden history of London's lost rivers

Tom Bolton reveals the surprising stories behind the little-known rivers that still surge beneath the streets of London.

Deptford Ferry Road  Britannia Dock

Deptford Ferry Road Britannia Dock - Street view in Ferry Road off West Ferry Road. Above the terraced houses the masts and yards of the barque Killoran can be seen under repair in Britannia Dry Dock.

Never before seen photographs of the construction of Tower Bridge being constructed have been unveiled after a stash of hundred-year-old photos were found in a skip.

Photographs of Tower Bridge being constructed are found in a skip

What a brilliant historical photo!!    Never before seen photographs of the construction of Tower Bridge being constructed have been unveiled after a stash of hundred-year-old photos were found in a skip.

Photographs of Tower Bridge being constructed are found in a skip

Image of the Tower Bridge, London dated June 1892 showing steel frame construction prior to stone-cladding.

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