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.
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.
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.
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