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Leftover London / Below London Bridge again

Below London Bridge again

A few more striking photos by Charles Tomlinson from Below London Bridge, the book he published in 1934 with his father, the journalist and author HM Tomlinson. They show a side of London that has...

Leftover London

Leftover London

vintageeveryday: “ 31 black and white photos show King’s Cross-an inner city area of London in the 1950s. ”

Leftover London

Leftover London

vintageeveryday: “ 31 black and white photos show King’s Cross-an inner city area of London in the 1950s. ”

Leftover London : Photo

Leftover London: Photo

A miscellany of the bits of London that got left behind and other graphic and architectural diversions

Leftover London : Photo

Leftover London: Photo

A miscellany of the bits of London that got left behind and other graphic and architectural diversions

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Time for a light buffet at the Cecil

A ‘select light buffet’ actually. Here’s the wonderfully ornate frontage of the Cafe Cecil on Strand, London, from English Shop Fronts Old & New, published in 1907. There’s a Pret a Manger on the site...

Leftover London : Photo

Leftover London: Photo

A miscellany of the bits of London that got left behind and other graphic and architectural diversions

wasbella102:  “ The Strand by Night - Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson  ”

Leftover London

wasbella102: “ The Strand by Night - Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson ”

Leftover London

Leftover London

vintageeveryday: “ 31 black and white photos show King’s Cross-an inner city area of London in the 1950s. ”

Leftover London — I’ve always liked this sign for the Middlesex...

Leftover London

I’ve always liked this sign for the Middlesex Hospital Patients Library. Do such things still exist in the NHS? Certainly not at the Middlesex, demolished to make way for the development currently...

Leftover London

Leftover London

vintageeveryday: “ 31 black and white photos show King’s Cross-an inner city area of London in the 1950s. ”

Leftover London — 48 years of misleading Londoners (hooray)

48 years of misleading Londoners (hooray)

The promise couldn't be clearer - it is set in stone after all. There are clearly turkish baths in the arcade round the corner. Oh if only. But as anyone passing the corner of Russell Square and...

Leftover London / A London Bookshelf, part 18

A London Bookshelf, part 18

It’s nigh on impossible to choose the best images from East End by John Claridge, published last month, because all of the photographs are so good. Not only is the composition fantastic, but the...

Leftover London / A London Bookshelf, part 18

A London Bookshelf, part 18

It’s nigh on impossible to choose the best images from East End by John Claridge, published last month, because all of the photographs are so good. Not only is the composition fantastic, but the...