Victorian ladies inside the Crystal Palace. The Crystal Palace is a metal and glass structure located in the Jardines del Retiro in Madrid (Spain). It was built in 1887 for the Exposition of the Philippines, held that year. It was inspired by the Crystal Palace, Paxton (U.K.).

Victorian ladies inside the Crystal Palace. The Crystal Palace is a metal and glass structure located in the Jardines del Retiro in Madrid (Spain). It was built in 1887 for the Exposition of the Philippines, held that year. It was inspired by the Crystal

Postcard: Crystal Palace, London int South nave 1911

Pre-Modernism: Crystal Palace, London int South nave 1911 by Paxton

Workmen high above on the Gantry of Tower Bridge c.1900's.

Mud, Flood And Blood: Photos Of London's River Thames 1895-2000

Camden Town underground, c 1920. World's End pub on the right, Kentish Town Road straight on, traffic on Camden High Street, toilets still in situ.

Camden Town underground, c World's End pub on the right, Kentish Town Road straight on, traffic on Camden High Street, toilets still in situ.

Crystal Palace, Joseph Paxton, London, England.

Originally erected 1851 in Hyde Park to house the Great Exhibition. First in a series of world's fair exhibitions. Destroyed by a fire in 1936

A bromide print photograph entitled 'Trafalgar Square', taken by an unknown photographer, c. 1920. This aerial photograph shows the roof of the National Gallery and the streets leading away from Trafalgar Square, London.

A bromide print photograph entitled 'Trafalgar Square', taken by an unknown photographer, c. This aerial photograph shows the roof of the National Gallery and the streets leading away from Trafalgar Square, London.

The original Crystal Palace, which burned to the ground in 1936, was designed by Joseph Paxton for the 1851 Great Exhibition. Picture: PA

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Francis Frith Albumen Photograph Crystal Palace of 1851

Salon de l'auto 1912 [au Grand Palais], vue générale (agence Rol, 1912).

Salon de l'auto 1912 [au Grand Palais], vue générale (agence Rol, 1912).

A photo of Tower Bridge taken in 1893. Standing 293ft tall, its two main towers are giant steel frames clad in Portland stone and Cornish granite, in keeping with the neighbouring Tower of London

A photo of Tower Bridge taken in Standing tall, its two main towers are giant steel frames clad in Portland stone and Cornish granite, in keeping with the neighbouring Tower of London

A photo of Tower Bridge taken in 1893. Standing 293ft tall, its two main towers are giant steel frames clad in Portland stone and Cornish granite, in keeping with the neighbouring Tower of London

A photo of Tower Bridge taken in Standing tall, its two main towers are giant steel frames clad in Portland stone and Cornish granite, in keeping with the neighbouring Tower of London

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