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Inch Print - High quality print (other products available) - circa A busy, elegant day in Westbourne Grove, West London. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images) - Image supplied by Fine Art Storehouse - Photo Print made in the USA Victorian London, Vintage London, Victorian Era, Old London, West London, London Pride, Great Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos

The Grove

Westbourne Grove London, in the 1880's. At this time the Grove was the place to be, just look at the Brougham's and Hansom's outside Whitley's shop. Whitely was a man who knew how to bring in the customers. Very much influenced by the Great Exhibition of 1851 Whitley was determined to open a store providing goods from across the globe, and make a name, and money, for himself. He succeeded! His personality did however bring problems, seven times his stores were burnt down, and while he left…

Bomb Site, Portland Road, North Kensington, London, By Roger Mayne. Teddy Girl, Teddy Boys, Vintage London, Old London, West London, Roger Mayne, William Eggleston, London History, Fun Fair

Roger Mayne - Brilliant Post-War Street Photography - Flashbak

Roger Mayne was one of the great British post-war photographers synonymous with street photography in the still war-ravaged London in the 1950s.

The Chippenham Hotel - The site where Joe Strummer of The Clash played his early gigs with his first band, The and rehearsed above Toast Of London, Maida Vale, British Punk, Joe Strummer, England, Fulham, Photo Memories, The Clash

The Chippenham Hotel - The site where Joe Strummer of The Clash played his early gigs with his first band, The 101ers, and rehearsed above

The site where Joe Strummer of The Clash played his early gigs with his first band, The 101ers, and rehearsed above

On the border Canal – The Library Time Machine Old London, West London, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Canal Boat, Urban Sketchers, Slums, Local History, 1970s Childhood

On the border 6.1: Canal

The next couple of posts arise from this photograph, which my friend Maggie got excited about a couple of weeks ago. (There aren’t too many pictures of this building.) This one comes from…

The site of Windsor Castle, a popular pub rock venue. The Bodysnatchers played their first gig here in November 1979 Old London, West London, Windsor Castle Pub, Maida Vale, 1970s Childhood, London History, England, Pub Signs, Festivals

The site of Windsor Castle, a popular pub rock venue. The Bodysnatchers played their first gig here in November 1979

The site of Windsor Castle, a popular pub rock venue. The Bodysnatchers played their first gig here in November 1979

History and Heritage London History, Local History, British History, Old London, West London, London City, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Slums

History and Heritage

Maida Hill Neighbourhood Forum, Maida Hill, Maida Hill market

Goldsmith Vintage store on Portbello Road in Notting Hill. The Places Youll Go, Places To See, Notting Hill London, Cities, London Places, England And Scotland, London Calling, London Travel, London England

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Explore anne mumford's photos on Flickr. anne mumford has uploaded 1694 photos to Flickr.

Withnail and I, locations, then and now. London Pubs, Old London, West London, Withnail And I, Mall Of America, North America, Paul Mcgann, Tavistock, Royal Caribbean Cruise

In search of the Withnail & I locations 30 years on

Three decades after the release of the cult British comedy, we go on holiday by mistake...

  Make Way, Pub Bar, Slums, West London, Terrace, Around The Worlds, Mansions, Restaurants, House Styles

The Fourteen Pubs of Latimer Road and Norland Road

by John Henwood and Alan Bateman This post is very much a ‘work in progress’ and is by no means comprehensive. Readers are actively encouraged to contribute their memories and we eagerl…

Posts about North Kensington written by Dave Walker West London, England, Notting Hill, Portobello, Posts, Shopping, London, Messages, English

North Kensington – Page 2 – The Library Time Machine

Posts about North Kensington written by Dave Walker

North Kensington | The Library Time Machine | Page 2 Red Lion Pub, Maida Vale, West London, Historical Photos, Street View, Notting Hill, Bridge, Portobello, Ancestry

North Kensington – Page 2 – The Library Time Machine

North Kensington | The Library Time Machine | Page 2