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.

The Oxford Arms, Spitalfields, from “ Spitalfields Life - The Ghosts of Old London"

The Ghosts of Old London. At the entrance to the Oxford Arms – the Society for Photographing the Relics of Old London was set up to save the Oxford Arms, yet it failed in the endeavour, preserving only this photographic record.

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

St. Martin, Ludgate with St. Paul’s Cathedral, c. 1900 (via The Fogs & Smogs of Old London | Spitalfields Life)...  From...  http://coeurdelhistoire.tumblr.com/page/9

Martin, Ludgate (also called St Martin within Ludgate) and St Paul’s Cathedral, 1900 (from The Fogs & Smogs of Old London - Spitalfields Life)

London, Clerkenwell, St John's Gate c.1870.

St John's Gate The historical Gentleman's Magazine was printed from offices here, so my fictional Gentleman's Periodical was printed nearby.

pp  Old London Courts - Extra Hint: Double click on the photo to get or sell a travel itinerary to London

Old Town, Edinburgh, Scotland (photo via home-biba). Yeah, gotta go to Edinburgh--and i'm going.

Temple Bar, designed by Christopher Wren in 1672, once stood in the Strand as one of the gates to the City of London, but it was removed in 1877 and languished in Theobalds Park in Hertfordshire until it was brought back and installed at the entrance to Paternoster Square next to St Paul鈥檚 Cathedral in 2004. In Search of Relics of Old London Spitalfields Life

Temple Bar, designed by Christopher Wren in once stood in the Strand as one of the gates to the City of London, but it was removed in 1877 and languished in Theobalds Park in Hertfordshire until it was brought back and installed at the entrance to P

Long Forgotten London | Spitalfields Life   Click Through - wonderful sketches of houses long gone.

The Old Fountain, Minories, London Built c. demolished 1793 Taken from Walter Thornbury’s Old & New London, 1873

111 Cannon Street, London: Another midnight stagger to the old London Stone.

The "London Stone" situated at 111 Cannon Street is the oldest piece of London. It was first recorded in historical documents around

The Grapes at Limehouse | vintage everyday: Old London in the Nineteen-Twenties

The Grapes, Limehouse, England. An historic riverside pub dating from 1585 and still in business today.

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Old London Bridge - Elizabethan drawing. On November John de Strathbogie (Mike's great-grandfather) was executed by hanging. Then his His body was burnt and his head fixed on London Bridge.

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