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.

The Tabard Inn, Borough High Street, London. First established in 1307 and destroyed by fire in the 17th Century.

The Tabard Inn, Borough High Street, London. "First established in 1307 and destroyed by fire in the Century." This can't be the original Inn, as they did not have photography in the c. Maybe they rebuilt it?

The Penang in the Britannia Dry Dock, Millwall (1905)

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

Sugar being hoisted into warehouses at West India Docks, London.

Remarkable photographs of Canary Wharf show how busy financial centre was once a thriving port taking in sugar, rum and elephants

1900 ca. Sugar being hoisted into warehouses at West India Sugar being hoisted into warehouses at West India Docks where the Museum of London Docklands now stands.

A view north in Golden Square, Soho, looking towards Upper James Street, with the large chimneys of the St James' and Pall Mall Electic Light Company's works on Marshall Street in the distance. 1902

A view north in Golden Square, Soho, looking towards Upper James Street, with the large chimneys of the St James' and Pall Mall Electic Light Company's works on Marshall Street in the distance. 1902 (towers long demolished now)

Shoreditch des res (worth over £3 million these days) by FREDERICK WILFRED

A woman walks along a residential street. by Frederick James Wilfred.

Dick Whittington’s old house in London, late Elizabethan dwellings finally demolished in the 1890s (via Twitter / joeflanagan1)

The Lantern Slides of Old London: The Old Dick Whittington Pub, Clothfair, Smithfield

These are Wapping Old Stairs in London, dating from the 18th Century. Nearby is Execution Dock, where pirates, Captain Kidd among them, where hanged. The bodies were then chained to a post and three tides where allowed to wash over them before removal.

These are Wapping Old Stairs in London, dating from the Century. Nearby is Execution Dock, where pirates, Captain Kidd among them, were hanged. The bodies were then chained to a post and three tides were allowed to wash over them before removal.

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