A Late Victorian London policeman just like Inspector Minahan
Diver in the London Docks. Israel Bidermanas - 1952 - ‘Charmes de Londres’
Pea souper that killed 12,000: So black you couldn't see the screen in cinemas. So suffocatingly lethal they ran out of coffins. How the Great Smog choked London 60 years ago this week
Carrying on: Commuters pictured wearing extra layers to work to protect them from the dust and dirt on their way to work as London entered its second day of dense fog in 1952
Unloading Ships at London Docks 1908
Ticket collectors at Waterloo station, about 1916. Women ticket collectors on the London & South Western Railway
Stevedores on the London docks - Description: A photograph of stevedores on the London docks, taken in August 1937 by Harold Tomlin for the Daily Herald. The photograph shows a man carrying a plank during the heatwave of 1937. Stevedores were dock labourers responsible for loading and unloading ships.
Railway Porter. Characterful portraits of Londoners, believed to be by photographer Donald McLeish (1879-1950), selected from the three volumes of Wonderful London edited by St John Adcock and produced by The Fleetway House in the nineteen-twenties.