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The West End by night in 1910 (London & Middlesex Archaeological Society Glass Slide Collection)

Post Office Tower, London, 1961-1964. Architects: Eric Bedford and G. R. Yeats, Ministry of Public Building and Works.

The Imperial War Museum, 1935 : Showing the main art gallery under construction. Image © IWM (Art.IWM ART LD 509)

Clare Market by T.H. Shepherd (1815). Today the London School of Ecomics stands in its place

South Bank, 1949.

In the basement of the 1930s Ministry of Defence building on Horse Guards Avenue is Cardinal Wolsey's wine cellar, later also used by Henry VIII www.ediblegeograp...

Three female blackshirts, members of the British Union of Fascists, salute as they leave their Chelsea headquarters for Birmingham, where they will attend a meeting addressed by their leader, Oswald Mosley.” 1934 Pic via Corbi

RC Willis magazine stall, London, 1956.

London Bridge, 1814

Steamboat pier at Chelsea, c. 1870

St Paul's Cathedral looking down Cannon Street from Cannon Street Fire Station showing the devastation caused by German bombing during the Second World War. 1948.

An archive photo of Arnold Circus, before the Boundary Estate was built

Covent Garden Piazza - Paul Sandby. View towards the east from the middle of the northern arcade, beneath which are sedan-chairs and figures, in the mid-distance, a man carrying boxes on a pole, and beyond, various stalls and figures. 1770

James Tissot, The Departure Platform, Victoria Station, 1880.

G Maresco Pearce's 1914 "Summer in London" really catches the hurly-burly of life at the junction of Tottenham Court Road, New Oxford St, Oxford Street and Charing Cross Road.

The magnificent Norman church of St Bartholomew's Smithfield before its restoration in 1886 by Aston Web

Smithfield cattle market, looking south to St Bart’s (1831) by Richard Gilson Reeve