Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

31/8/2013

Eerie images of London in the fog: Grim mid-winter pictures of the capital in the early part of the 20th century

As the balmy weather of recent weeks is set to last, winter seems a long way off in most parts of the country. But a collection of photographs from the early 20th century is sure to send a chill down the spines of those who thought colder days would never come, with its grim depiction of dark, long drawn winters in the 1900s.

Among the dreary images which capture London’s quintessentially British climate are several of the city’s Great Smog of 1952, in addition to others which depict the clammy, summer fogs of the past century. for more click here

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