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 Strand Source Old Pics Archive The Royal Standard, Greenwich Source Yesteryear Regent Street Source Old London A sightseeing coach tour, 1900 Source Discovering London Zebra-drawn carriage parked outside The Royal Albert Hall, London, 1900. Source Historyphotographed Newsagent advertising the Sunday editions of Lloyds newspaper Source Old London Prospect of Whitby pub, Wapping Source Old London Views of Regent Street, c 1900 Source Green Man Dan London, 1900 Source Historical Pics Tottenham Court Road Source Londonhistorian St. Paul's and St. Martin's within Ludgate Source Londonhistorian One of the first London motor buses, c 1900 Source Davenant London buses, 1900 Source Cash Drop History Binmen, 1900 Source Old London The World's largest elephant Jingo at the London Zoo Source Old London West Ham football team in their first season Source Old London Wellington Arms, Shepherd's Bush Source Old London The Old Curiosity Shop, Portsmouth Street Source Davenant The Thames at the Tower of London, 1900 Source Old London Piccadilly, 1900 Source Old Pics Archive Tower Bridge, c 1900, shortly after the bridge's completion Source Londoninsight Victorian horse-drawn omnibuses at London Bridge, 1900 Source Michelle Higgs A Victorian cabmens' shelter, c.1900 Source Michelle Higgs London Bridge, when traffic jams were caused by horse-drawn carts Source City of London Waterloo Station, 1900 Source Dr David Turner A London street, c.1900 Source Green Man Dan Bank station, 1900 Source Old London Sunday morning, Petticoat Lane, 1900 Source London Life 261 - 265 Brick Lane in 1900 Source The Ripper Waterloo Place, Richmond Source Old London Archery in Regent's Park Source Old London London Zoo, 1900 Source Old London A rare colour photograph of a London street, 1900 Source History Pics The Royal Alhambra Theatre, Leicester Square (now the Odeon) Source Davenant Woodman Tavern, Battersea Source Old London London, 1900 Source Vintage Photos
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