The Victorians didn't have camera phones, making these snaps below all the more special. Some areas still look familiar to Londoners today, while other aspects are so alien, they look like a film set. See the first ever West Ham football team, horse-drawn buses, and a Victorian cabman's shelter.
The Royal Standard, Greenwich Source Yesteryear St. Paul's and St. Martin's within Ludgate Source Londonhistorian Newsagent advertising the Sunday editions of Lloyds newspaper Source Old London A London street, c.1900 Source Green Man Dan The Royal Alhambra Theatre, Leicester Square (now the Odeon) Source Davenant London buses, 1900 Source Sport & Betting History London Bridge, when traffic jams were caused by horse-drawn carts Source City of London Tottenham Court Road Source Londonhistorian Piccadilly, 1900 Source Old Pics Archive Waterloo Station, 1900 Source Dr David Turner Sunday morning, Petticoat Lane, 1900 Source London Life Regent Street Source Old London A rare colour photograph of a London street, 1900 Source History Pics The World's largest elephant Jingo at the London Zoo Source Old London Views of Regent Street, c 1900 Source Green Man Dan Tower Bridge, c 1900, shortly after the bridge's completion Source Londoninsight Archery in Regent's Park Source Old London Waterloo Place, Richmond Source Old London 261 - 265 Brick Lane in 1900 Source The Ripper Woodman Tavern, Battersea Source Old London The Strand Source Old Pics Archive A Victorian cabmens' shelter, c.1900 Source Michelle Higgs The Thames at the Tower of London, 1900 Source Old London One of the first London motor buses, c 1900 Source Davenant Binmen, 1900 Source Old London London Zoo, 1900 Source Old London Wellington Arms, Shepherd's Bush Source Old London Bank station, 1900 Source Old London Victorian horse-drawn omnibuses at London Bridge, 1900 Source Michelle Higgs Prospect of Whitby pub, Wapping Source Old London West Ham football team in their first season Source Old London A sightseeing coach tour, 1900 Source Discovering London The Old Curiosity Shop, Portsmouth Street Source Davenant London, 1900 Source Vintage Photos London, 1900 Source Historical Pics Zebra-drawn carriage parked outside The Royal Albert Hall, London, 1900. Source Historyphotographed
Last Updated 28 April 2017