Staithes - North Yorkshire - England - Late In 1975 we had our honeymoon…
Letters from the Blitz: Memoirs of the Second World War
Wartime Bride Sets Out For Church - Miss Ena Squire-Brown, an international dancer famed for her Dove Dance, leaves her recently bombed home for St. George's Church in Forest Hill, to marry Royal Air Force flying officer J.
Old East End London England, Backyard blacksmith making shovels in London's East End.
Frank Meadow Sutcliffe - Victorian Photographer-England - reminds me of "Howards End".
Ref: Frank Meadow Sutcliffe
Typical England 1910 - London dockers children, living in rat infested slums, surviving on discarded fish heads and tails from Billingsgate Fish Market. Their Fathers went on strike for a minimum wage of per hour per week)
“The photographer sees the world as a child sees the bits of glass in a kaleidoscope.
Photographer: John Thomson Street Floods In Lambeth [Street Life in London] 1877 Woodburytype
Richard Guard's 'Lost London'
Up until the century, London was filled with squalid slums known as Rookeries. The most famous was in St Giles, though other Rookeries include Rosemary Lane and Jacob's Island in Bermondsey, where Dickens's Oliver Twist villain Bill Sykes meets his end.