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Steep Street - Host Street to Griffin Lane -road line altered and became Colston Street. 1871 Joseph Dann chimney sweeper Edward Robins umbrella maker John Murphy newsagent Rosamond Holloway marine stores John Weeks boot make Victorian London, Victorian Life, Vintage London, Victorian Street, London 1800, London History, British History, Asian History, Tudor History

1866 medieval Steep Street from the junction with Trenchard Street

Steep Street - Host Street to Griffin Lane -road line altered and became Colston Street. 1871 Joseph Dann, chimney sweeper Edward Robins, umbrella maker John Murphy, newsagent Rosamond Holloway, marine stores John Weeks, boot maker This picture by Frost & Read of Steep Street curving away to the right was recorded five years before it was demolished and replaced by Colston street but on a different realignment.

24 Cloth Fair or the Dick Whittington Inn was a building of the sixteenth century once part of a row of medieval buildings lining the street. It stood at the end of cloth fair with the junction to Kinghorn st. Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, London Pubs, Victorian Photos, Victorian Gothic, East London, Vintage Shops, City Of London

The Lantern Slides of Old London

In the midst of life I woke to find myself living in an old house beside Brick Lane in the East End of London

The Old Dick Whittington public house, 24 Cloth Fair, City of London, - viewed from Middle Street. It was a century timber framed house. It first became a beerhouse in although later falsely claimed to be the oldest licensed premises in London. Victorian London, Victorian Street, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Era, London Pubs, London Street, London City, Old Pictures

Education | Historic England

Find out about our inspiring education and work experience resources for pupils and teachers to learn about their local and national heritage.

Young boy's at work. The Workhouse in St Pancras, London: Middlesex. my grandfather was sent to TS Elliot at Gosport. Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Era, Victorian History, London History, British History, Uk History, History Photos

The Workhouse in St Pancras, London: Middlesex

A Comprehensive History of the Workhouse by Peter Higginbotham

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4,510 Likes, 18 Comments - London | Travel community (@londoncityworld) on Instagram: “📷Wonderful shot by @stealth.hq 🇬🇧 Mark your photo with tag #londoncityworld and we'll post…”

Nearly 300 spectacular photographs of Londons lost buildings from the London Metropolitan Archive in Panoramic format. Tudor, Georgian and Victorian buidings. Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, London City, Victorian Life, London Street, East London, Victorian Fashion, Rare Photos

Philip Davies: Panoramas of Lost London | MONOVISIONS - Black & White Photography Magazine

Nearly 300 spectacular photographs of Londons lost buildings from the London Metropolitan Archive in Panoramic format. Tudor, Georgian and Victorian buidings, some of them historic masterpieces, captured in location just before their destruction between 1870-1945. Philip Davies Panoramas of Lost London Transatlantic Press, 2011 ISBN-13: 978-1907176722 368 pages, Hardcover 37x29cm Order the book: www.amazon.co.uk Comments comments

The Lantern Slides of Old London- the Anchor at Bankside Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, London Pubs, London Street, London History, British History, South London, London Life

The Lantern Slides of Old London

In the midst of life I woke to find myself living in an old house beside Brick Lane in the East End of London

Heal And Son Limited, Courtyard, Tottenham Court Road, London, England… Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, London History, British History, Wales

ViewFinder - Image Details

Results of conducting a search of the ViewFinder database of historic photographs of England.

This is reputedly the house that Dickens used as inspiration for Fagin’s Lair in Oliver Twist. The Artful Dodger and Oliver Twist walk from Islington down to ‘a house near Field Lane’ which was an area renowned for its rookery. 18 Vintage Photos Of Charle Victorian Street, Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Life, London City, London History, British History, Asian History

18 Vintage Photos Of Charles Dickens' London

A pictorial tour of how the capital inspired one of our greatest authors.

St Paul's cathedral, standing tall as London burns after the worst single night's bombing of the Blitz. 29 December 1940 was the worst night of the Blitz. More than fires broke out, including one which covered half a square mile. Fleet Street, The Blitz, London History, British History, Modern History, Iconic Photos, Old Photos, Famous Photos, London Photos

Censored for days, this picture was finally published in the Mail. Now, 70 years on, Max Hastings reveals the dramatic story behind THE iconic image of the Blitz

Today is the ­anniversary of one of the greatest photographs of World War II being taken — and of a defining ­moment in British history.