A bus and a midget car in a London street. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images). Circa 1928

“Of interest :) A bus and a Midget car in London ( Fox photos/Getty Images) One lady driver ;

The  ”Crawlers” - “old women reduced by vice and poverty to that degree of wretchedness which destroys even the energy to beg.”

photographer John Thompson show the reality of existence in the when photography was in its infancy. In 1876 he set out with writer Adolphe Smith and together the pair spoke to people and the shots were later published in magazine, Street Life in London.

Karl Sander, a former German circus performer, demostrates his novel way of advertising as he rides besides a bus in Streatham in south London, 9 August 1932.

Karl Sander, a former German circus performer, demonstrates his novel way of advertising as he rides besides a bus in Streatham in south London, 9 August 1932

Must do. First thing when I arrive. Great orientation to the city..... London Routemaster bus having its destinations roll changed in the depot.

First thing when I arrive. Great orientation to the city. London Routemaster bus having its destinations roll changed in the depot.

Unknown photographer, 1895-1905 London General Omnibus Corporation horse bus conductor in bowler hat and long jacket standing on the boarding platform of the bus...London #UK

Unknown photographer, London General Omnibus Corporation horse bus conductor in bowler hat and long jacket standing on the boarding platform of the bus.London My great grand father was one and his father before him.

the joys of London traffic

the joys of London traffic

wilma-jay:    americabymotorcycle:    victoriasrustyknickers:    davelee:    Number 25 bendy bus, packed as usual. What an awesome selection of vintage London shots. What a beautiful city!  Crowded Bus Ride in 1865 - Vintage London: Taking in the Smoke - Photo Gallery - LIFE

davelee: Number 25 bendy bus, packed as usual. What an awesome selection of vintage London shots. What a beautiful city! Crowded Bus Ride in 1865 - Vintage London: "Taking in the Smoke" - Photo Gallery - LIFE Magazine.

A group of men playing cricket on a blitzed site in Blackfriars, London, during their lunch-hour, with St Paul's Cathedral in the background

Londoners at play

A group of men playing cricket on a blitzed site in Blackfriars, London, during their lunch-hour, with St Paul's Cathedral in the background.

British Transport - Road - Buses - London - 1976

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1976 - 25 RM type buses were painted in this Silver Jubilee livery to commemorate the Queen's Silver Jubilee.

Horse Omnibus on Holborn Viaduct,1869

The first Omnibus to drive over Holborn Viaduct in London . The driver of which Thomas Grayson was presented with a gold mounted whip by his passengers and also a silver mounted whip by Captain Cuff of Regents Park in commemoration of the event

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