19th Century London

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Photographs Dickens’s Victorian London . Custom House, London’s best existing illustrations of architecture, viewed from the river circa 1875 London 1800, 19th Century London, Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, London England, London History, British History, Historical Pictures

Dickens's London: in pictures

A new collection of Victorian photographs conjures up the winding streets and smoking factories of the city that inspired Charles Dickens.

A new collection of Victorian photographs conjures up the winding streets and smoking factories of the city that inspired Charles Dickens. Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Life, South London, Victorian History, London City, London History, British History

Dickens's London: in pictures

A new collection of Victorian photographs conjures up the winding streets and smoking factories of the city that inspired Charles Dickens.

Old Houses in Gray's Inn Lane by A. Bool, for Society for Photographing Relics of Old London at Royal Academy Prints Victorian London, Vintage London, Victorian Era, Victorian Street, Edwardian Architecture, Historical Architecture, Brick Architecture, London History, British History

Dickens's London: in pictures

A new collection of Victorian photographs conjures up the winding streets and smoking factories of the city that inspired Charles Dickens.

This image shows what theatre and puppet shows were like back in the Taken at Waterloo Place, a Punch And Judy show is taking place for the crowd and, if you look carefully, you can see the Crimean War monument in the background. Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Decor, Victorian Era, London History, British History, 19th Century London, Punch And Judy

Dickens's London: in pictures

A new collection of Victorian photographs conjures up the winding streets and smoking factories of the city that inspired Charles Dickens.

An poster sized print, approx (other products available) - circa Traffic going across the new London Bridge, opened in over the Thames. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images) - Image supplied by Fine Art Storehouse - Poster printed in Australia Victorian London, Vintage London, Victorian Era, Victorian History, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Retro Pictures, 19th Century London

Dickens's London: in pictures

A new collection of Victorian photographs conjures up the winding streets and smoking factories of the city that inspired Charles Dickens.

‘Dirty Old London’: A History Of The Victorians’ Infamous Filth Historian Lee Jackson spoke to Fresh Air producer Sam Briger about what it was like to walk around Victorian London: “The first thing you’d notice if you stepped out onto the streets. Old London, Vintage London, East London, Victorian London Map, Blitz London, London 1800, 19th Century London, London City, London England

Dickens's London: in pictures

A new collection of Victorian photographs conjures up the winding streets and smoking factories of the city that inspired Charles Dickens.

The coming of the railways transformed London. This picture shows construction workers or "navvies" on the Metropolitan District Railway at Praed Street around The roof of the new Paddington Underground station can be seen in the distance. Victorian London, Victorian Photos, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Era, Edwardian Era, Victorian History, Victorian Decor, London City

Dickens's London: in pictures

A new collection of Victorian photographs conjures up the winding streets and smoking factories of the city that inspired Charles Dickens.

Photographs Dickens’s Victorian London A vision of the Strand around in front of St Mary le Strand, on the left is Somerset House Victorian London, Victorian Life, Vintage London, Old London, London 1800, London England, 19th Century London, Little Dorrit, London History

Dickens's London: in pictures

A new collection of Victorian photographs conjures up the winding streets and smoking factories of the city that inspired Charles Dickens.

View Across the Thames to St Paul's Cathedral, © Museum of London. Victorian London, Neo Victorian, London Blog, Old London, 19th Century London, London History, London Pictures, London Museums, History Museum

Discover London through history

Inspired by our upcoming event at the Museum of London in which Sebastian Groes and Iain Sinclair discuss representations of Victorian London in 19th century literature, we’ve put together a selection of photographs which show the capital at the time. Click on each image below for more information. Taking these images into consideration, do you think the portrayal of Victorian London by Dickens and his contemporaries was realistic? Have your say in the comments section below or join us at…

Victorian London around 1900 Victorian London, Vintage London, Victorian Life, Old London, Blitz London, Victorian Street, London History, British History, American History

Victorian London around 1900

Explore Mark Davids' photos on Flickr. Mark Davids has uploaded 5050 photos to Flickr.

Victorian London was the world’s biggest city. This is Fleet Street in Horses had not yet been replaced by cars. BBC - Primary History - Victorian Britain - An introduction Victorian London, Vintage London, Old London, Victorian Street, Victorian Life, London 1800, Victorian History, East End London, Victorian Buildings

Ludgate Hill and Circus from Fleet Street: 19th century, Anonymous

Ludgate Hill and Circus from Fleet Street: 19th century by Anonymous. Museum quality art prints with a selection of frame and size options, and canvases. Museum of London