London In 1968

By Daan Deol Last edited 24 months ago
London In 1968

With John and Yoko launching their first joint exhibition, Norwell Roberts becoming London's first black police officer and the unusual fashion statements of the decade, 1968 London was an interesting place to be.

David Bowie, 1968. At Tony Visconti's flat, Lexham Gardens
Source Modrules
Apple staff move into 3 Savile Row, London, 1968
Source The Beatles
The Westway under construction, 1968
Source Old London
Piccadilly Circus, 1968
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Customers using the new telephones in the ticket hall at Oxford Circus, rebuilt in preparation for the new Victoria line, 30 September 1968
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Mick Jagger and Brian Jones at a party on the King's Road, January 1968
The Jimi Hendrix Experience, London, 1968
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Piccadilly Circus, 1968
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Historic pub crawl in the City of London, 1968
Source Boakandbailey
Chelsea Drugstore, King's Road, 1968
Source Berenike
Carnaby Street, 1968
Source History in Pictures
Stamford Bridge - a dog track until 1968, hence the tote board
Source Cash Drop History
Brigitte Bardot in a London pub, 1968
Source Historyphotographed
Belly dancer on the tube, 1968
Source Retronaut
Covent Garden, 1968
Source Old London
Carnaby Street
Source Buzzfeed
Carnaby Street
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Source Old London
King's Road, 1968
Source Old London
Gypsy families demonstrate outside Westminster, 1968
Source Old London
Clint Eastwood touring London on his motorbike
Source Old London
Source London Life
With several underground rivers, Lewisham would flood from time to time
Source Yesteryear
John & Yoko's first joint exhibition, You Are Here, opened at the Robert Fraser Gallery in London, 1968.
Source John Lennon
Acton Town, 1968
Source Old London
London Paddington station, 1968
Source Alluring Architecture
George Best, London 1968
Source Old Footy Pics
London Transport Magazine, November 1968

Last Updated 22 February 2017