Breathtaking Photos Of London From Above

By Londonist Staff Last edited 24 months ago
Breathtaking Photos Of London From Above

Whichever way you look at it, London's a fascinating city. But looking down on it from above gives it an extra edge. From skyscrapers peeking through clouds to the river winding its way through the city, take a look at these aerial shots.

Aerial view of London, 1973
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An aerial view of Spurs' White Hart Lane stadium in the 1920s
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Aerial view of Battersea Park during the Festival of Britain
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Aerial view of Kensington, 1958
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Waterloo station, 1925
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Somerset House ice rink
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An aerial view of London, 1956
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London, 1920s
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Aerial view of the Boleyn Ground in 1973
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QPR's Loftus Road in 1928
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Aerial view of Docklands in the fog.
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An aerial view of Arsenal's Highbury Stadium
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Last Updated 13 April 2017