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

Spitalfields nippers, 1901

Spitalfields nippers: rare photographs of London street kids in 1901 – in pictures

Lady Florence Norman, a suffragette, on her motor-scooter in 1916, travelling to work at offices in London where she was a supervisor. The scooter was a birthday present from her husband, the journalist and Liberal politician Sir Henry Norman.

WOW 1916!

vintage everyday: Lady Florence Norman, a suffragette, on her motor-scooter in travelling to work at offices in London where she was a supervisor. The scooter was a birthday present from her husband, the journalist and Liberal politician Sir Henry Norman.

1866 medieval Steep Street from the junction with Trenchard Street

1866 medieval Steep Street from the junction with Trenchard Street (Bristol?) How the other half lived during Victorian times

Danger unexploded bomb

1948 London at War - Unexploded Bombs London 1948 area closed off due to recently discovered lb. German bomb, which was dropped in 1941 (during WWII), shortly before it was defused.

Woolworths 91 - 93 Rye Lane Peckham c.1930. This branch opened on 13 July 1912 about 50 yards from Jones and Higgins.

Woolworths 91 - 93 Rye Lane Peckham This branch opened on 13 July 1912 about 50 yards from Jones and Higgins.

Forest Hill Station c.1970Anthony Sargeant around 1970 when The Alpine Coffee Bar was still operating just across the road - when we used to meet at weekends before going off to parties

Forest Hill Station Sargeant around 1970 when The Alpine Coffee Bar was still operating just across the road - when we used to meet at weekends before going off to parties

Horniman museum 1912 Anthony Sargeant I remember going to the museum from school (Haberdashers' Aske's) in the 1950s and it looked much the same as in this 1912 photograph

Horniman museum 1912 Anthony Sargeant I remember going to the museum from school (Haberdashers' Aske's) in the and it looked much the same as in this 1912 photograph

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