Historical pictures

Historical pictures

Historical pictures<<< fun facts: In the picture of Ronald Reagan visiting Russia, Putin is the man with the striped shirt, and the one with Lennon and Che is fake, Che's head with photoshopped on Harrison's body.

Cosh Boys in Notting Hill, London in 1954 wearing finger-tip length jackets of a style which immediately preceded Teddy Boy style. Note the chain attached to the belt loop, which was a direct influence from the Zoot Suit.  Following on from the Spiv's and during the early 1950's some teenage gangs started to appear in the East End of London and they became known as Cosh Boys.

Cosh Boys in Notting Hill, London in 1954 wearing finger-tip length jackets of a style which immediately preceded Teddy Boy style. Note the chain attached to the belt loop, which was a direct influence from the Zoot Suit.

Boston boys.. looks like my uncles lol

Aarons, Jules - Lighting up, West End Photo taken by Jules Aarons in Boston in the 1950 Smoke

Trafalgar Square Another view of the bomb crater and clear view of the bomb shelters on Trafalgar Square.

Another view of the bomb crater and clear view of the bomb shelters on Trafalgar Square, October 1941

6 January 1947: Traffic chaos during heavy snowfall in London's Trafalgar Square

Britain's coldest winters on record in pictures

year winter brought Britain to a standstill. Photo: Cars and buses struggle to negotiate Trafalgar Square in January of

Old Nichol Slum, Shoreditch

Old Nichol Slum, Shoreditch. In the London County Council called for the demolition of Old Nichol, and the construction of London’s first social housing project. The block of flats that were erected around the area of Arnold Circus are still standing

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