56 Artillery Lane 2009 Oldest shop front in London, built 1720.
Open to the public!!!! There's an art exhibition there until May 10th. I've been playing on google street view: maps.google.co.uk/maps/mpl?layer=c&moduleurl=http://m...
Shoreditch | memento
Shoreditch is part of Hackney in the north of the city where East London begins. The wheel of history keeps turning. The sociological revival of this area may well be striking and spine-tingling but is not without some heartbreak and nostalgia…
Coffin Beds and Penny Sleeps: An Exhibition on Victorian Homelessness
Over a century later, the voices of those taking refuge in the tomb-like beds of a Victorian homeless shelter are difficult to resuscitate, their experiences only echoed in the recordings of outsiders.
Lost London 1870-1945 (book #90)
Philip Davies, 2009. Reviews: With author comments. TLS. Review by John Carey. Short clips of television interview with Davies. Blog entry in Russian about the exhibition that accompanied the book,…
The Best Things To Do In Shakespeare's London, 16th C Style
London has been a world-leading city for many centuries. During the late 16th and early 17th century when Shakespeare was a resident, London was recognised
Old London Bridge: Traders, Travellers & Traitors | The Tudor Travel Guide
Old London Bridge was an icon of medieval and Tudor London. Explore this wonder of the medieval world; its history, its gravity-defying buildings and people that travelled across it and called it home. #oldlondonbridge #tudorlondon #tudorbuildings #medievalbuildings
The blitz: rare colour photographs – in pictures
As the 75th anniversary of the blitz – Germany’s sustained bombing campaign of the UK in the second world war – approaches, these beautiful and striking pictures show the famous bombsites, the tin helmets, the victory rolls and the carry-on spirit
The World Post WOII Pt. 2
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