Ah, 1932... the year that gave us the art deco beauty of Broadcasting House. Battersea Power Station was still on the rise and the coolest rooftop in the city wasn't in Shoreditch, but on the banks of the Thames.
Roof of Adelaide House, 1932 Source Londonhistorian 3-masted ship 'Penang' in Millwall Docks, 1932 Source Tim Dunn J Lyons Corner House, Oxford Street, 1932 Source Old London Firefighters getting breathing apparatus in 1932 Source London Fire Brigade BBC Broadcasting House, 1932 Source Old London Arnos Grove Tube station, 1932 Source Ben Pedroche Lord Ashfield taking the tube, 1932 Source Old London Taxis outside Paddington Underground station in Praed Street in 1932 Source Ibtimes London County Council tramways poster, 1932 Source Rob Baker Arsenal supporters trying to keep warm outside Highbury before their game against Chelsea, 1932 Source Vintage Footy 15,500 volt circuit breaker at Battersea Power Station, 1932 Source The Ripper A penny farthing race at Herne Hill, 1932 Source Old London Pigs crossing Camden Road, 1932 Source History In Pictures Sheep leaping over railings in Hyde Park, 1932 Source Yesteryear Hampstead Heath Fair, 1932 Source Hibiscustea Lincoln's Inn Fields, 1932 Source Sir William Davenant Striking poster advertising Trooping the Colour, 1932 Source Major Laurence Roche Smythson on Bond Street, 1932 Source Smythson 1932 Children hold a meeting to discuss their day in the countryside, for which the Hoxton Market Mission is organising an appeal fund Source Londonhistorian Hunger Marchers demonstrate at Marble Arch, 27 October 1932 Source Old Pics Archive
London Telephone Exhibition, Science Museum, 1932 Source Science Museum
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