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Cart in the Thames

Above: View looking north towards Lambeth Bridge. The image was found by the sharp eye of Dave Allen. It was taken on 22 August 1935 and shows a cart almost in the middle of the Thames at a point south … Continue reading

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Christ Church, Broadway, Westminster

Above: Looking west, with Victoria Victoria Street on the left, at the junction with Broadway, where Christ Church Gardens can be seen. If you walk down Victoria Street, from Westminster Abbey, you will eventually come to a cross-roads with the … Continue reading

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St Ermin’s Hotel

Above: Exterior of the hotel as approached from Caxton Street. St Ermin’s Hotel, in Caxton Street, is a four-star hotel standing adjacent to St James’s Park underground station. The horse-shoe shaped mansion block was built in 1887–89 to the designs … Continue reading

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55 Broadway

Above: A view of London Underground Headquarters at dusk. The address ’55 Broadway’ is a large white-stone building standing in Westminster, in a street called Broadway which is a few minutes walk from Westminster Abbey. In the 1950s there was … Continue reading

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