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.

The junction of Steep Street and Trenchard Street, Bristol, 1866. John Hill Morgan (b 1833), platinum print. This view was recorded five years before Steep Street, curving away to the left, was demolished and replaced by a realigned road, Colston Street. Steep Street existed in the medieval period when it was the main road from the centre of Bristol to Gloucester.

The junction of Steep Street and Trenchard Street, Bristol, 1866 John Hill Morgan,

This is what the city of London looked like around the time Dr. Jekyll and Mr Hyde was written. The city of London is the setting of the book.

East End ✈ London, late

The Victorians liked to have their social classes clearly defined. The working class was divided into three layers, the lowest being 'working men' or labourers, then the ‘intelligent artisan’, and above him the ‘educated working man’. In reality, things were not so tidily demarcated.  Photo: Glasgow slum, 1868

Photo: Glasgow slum, 1868 Later than what I'm writing and in Glasgow, but you get the basic idea.

The Poor's Churchyard, Smithfield. c. 1877

Cloth Fair, next to Smithfield Market. You can see more pictures from the Society for Photographing Relics of Old London in The Ghosts of Old London and In Search of Relics of Old London.

Rue Traversine (from the Rue d'Arras) Charles Marville (French, Paris 1813–1879 Paris) Date: ca. 1868

Charles Marville (French, Paris Paris) Rue Traversine (from the Rue d’Arras) c.

Thomas Annan - Old Vennel in Glasgow (off High Street), 1868

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

An unidentified alley in Lambeth, London c. 1860’s. Uneven cobbles, walls jutting out and leaning as if about to collapse, and is that a costermonger’s barrow at the end of the alley?

[ABSOLUTELY PERFECT setting for Carriage en route to burglary AND Chase Scene!] An unidentified alley in Lambeth, London c. Uneven cobbles, walls jutting out and leaning as if about to collapse, and is that a costermonger’s barrow at the end of the alley?

1866 Steep Street,Trenchard Street, Bristol BS1 | by brizzle born and bred

Another image of Sleep Street in Bristol, taken by photographer Hugh Owen,

London, Church Street, Lambeth c.1866, from Francis Frith

London, Church Street, Lambeth from Francis Frith

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Strand Yard- Highgate 1900 - Old London

Une montgolfière s'envole de la place du Carrousel en 1878. Derrière l'Arc de Triomphe on voit le palais des Tuileries dont les ruines seron définitivement abattues en 1883.

Hot air balloon taking off near the Arch de Triumph in Paris, From French photo-agency Roger-Viollet.

Shorpy Historic Picture Archive :: Rags, Bones, Bottles high-resolution photo

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Rags, Bones, Bottles ~ Nitrate negative by Arnold Genthe ~ likely a movie set associated with the Famous Players Lasky

Fryingpan lane Lambeth?

The Partleton Tree, In Their Shoes Frying Pan Alley

Life in London 1843 | Manchester Archives & Local Studies Central Library, M60991

I'm pretty sure this is the irwell and central Manchester

Many uses: There was a builder, undertaker and joiner stationed at Broad Quay Bristol when this photo was taken between 1850 and 1855

Unique pictures show Bristol before much of its centre was bombed

There was a builder, undertaker and joiner stationed at Broad Quay Bristol when this photo was taken between 1850 and 1855 by Hugh Owen

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