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englishsnow:

london fog by Irene Suchocki

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speciesbarocus:



William Logsdail - St. Paul’s and Ludgate Hill (c. 1884).

speciesbarocus:

William Logsdail - St. Paul’s and Ludgate Hill (c. 1884).

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The Great Smog of ‘52

These chilling images were taken during London’s Great Smog of ’52. For four days the city of London was blanketed by a poisonous smog that reduced visibility to a few yards and led to an estimated 12,000 fatalities.

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woolandwax:

Street Life in London 1876

John Thomson.

Great commentary here:

http://spitalfieldslife.com/2011/03/28/john-thomsons-street-life-in-london/

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