In Photos: London In 1986

By Londonist Staff Last edited 7 months ago
In Photos: London In 1986

From Whitechapel to Victoria, take a look at what London was like in 1986, including an empty London Wall and a tower block demolition.

Street sign advertising the butchers, 1986
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Christmas trees destined for the Hayward Gallery
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London Wall, looking east, 1986
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An upholstery business on the corner of Alfearn Road and Millfields Road
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Street art, East London, 1986
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Street art, East London, 1986
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Corner store, Pentonville Road, 1986
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The Asylum Club, 1986
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Curzon Phoenix, Phoenix Street
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Trowbridge Estate demolition, 1986
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G.J. Chapman, located at 10 Penton Street, just off the Pentonville Road, 1986
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Street sign advertising a cafe
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Railway arches alongside Three Colts Lane, Bethnal Green, 1986
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QPR fans marching to Wembley Stadium, 1986
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Victoria Bus Station
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A general stores in Fordham Street, one of the many side streets between Whitechapel Road and Commercial Road, 1986
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Freddie Mercury at Wembley Stadium, 1986
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The Nobody Inn, Mildmay Road, Islington
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Graffiti on the side of a house in Grinstead Road, Deptford, 1986
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Tower of London, 1986
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Elephant and Castle, 1986
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Fowlers Stores in Old Ford Road, 1986
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Advertising posters in London, 1986
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Curzon Mayfair
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Allen Road, Stoke Newington
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A 7-day travel card from 1986
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Demolition of the interior of the London Pavilion
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Holly Street Estate, 1986
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The East Terrace at Charlton Athletic's The Valley stadium
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Last Updated 09 May 2017