Smog of London hiding Big Ben! - Taken by Linley Sambourne, 1905

Big Ben envolto em névoa, 1905 / Smog of London hiding Big Ben! - Taken by Linley Sambourne, 1905

Old Vennel Off High Street, Glasgow - Thomas Annan (British, 1829–1887) 1868.

Old Vennel off High Street, Glasgow - Thomas Annan (British, when commercial photography was fairly new.

1801 Ordnance Survey 1" Old series

1801 Ordnance Survey Map including The Isle of Dogs, an area in the East End of London that is bounded on three sides (east, south and west) by one of the largest meanders in the River Thames.Where Lucas met his master Lord Raphael

Big Ben, London... c. 1900.....R.Davies & Son, Little Nightrider Street, London..Wonderful Image..

Big Ben, London, c. 1900s

Old Furniture. From Street Life in London, 1877, by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith. LSE Library via Flickr.

Old Furniture From 'Street Life in London', by John Thomson and Adolphe Smith: "At the corner of Church Lane, Holborn, there was a second-hand furniture dealer, whose business was a cross between that of a shop and a street stall.

Old London, circa 1870, photographer unknown

Close No 193 Hight Street - 1868 Scottish photographer Thomas Annan’s view of the poor living conditions in the narrow lanes just off the High Street, Glasgow. Annan was commissioned by The City Improvement Trust to document the city’s slums which.

An Old Clothes' Shop, Seven Dials. Date: ca. 1876-1877 *The second hand trade has been around for centuries, I love this picture!

"Street Life in London" by John Thomson An Old Clothes Shop, St Giles - “As a rule, secondhand clothes shops are far from distinguished in their cleanliness, and are often the fruitful medium for the propagation of fever, smallpox &c.

vintage everyday: Old Pictures of London in Victorian Era - circa 1890 - Covent Garden women shelling walnuts.

Walnut Shelling, circa Women shelling walnuts at Covent Garden Market in London. (Photo by London Stereoscopic Company/Getty Images)

The Oxford Arms, 1875. This building inspired the found of The Society for Photographing Relics of Old London. It was demolished in 1876.

The former Oxford Arms, on Warwick Lane, demolished to make way for an extension to the Old Bailey in the late

Two Gentlemen, London, 1904

gothicrealm: “ edwardianera: “ Two Gentlemen, London, 1904 ” Can I just drool over your nice outfit and top hat, sir?

London (1899) - it may look like twilight but this photo was actually, very likely taken during the day. The air was constantly choked with a black haze from coal fires.

Waterloo Place, London in 1899 - by Belgian photographer Leonard Misonne - (vintage lady, old photo, victorian era)