Based on Bermondsey Street, the old watch-house was originally used to keep an eye out for grave-robbers that would frequent the local cemetery in previous centuries

12 Unique And Independent Coffee Shops You Must Try In London

Based on Bermondsey Street, the old watch-house was originally used to keep an eye out for grave-robbers that would frequent the local cemetery in previous centuries

One of the earliest photographs recording a London industry, this picture is one of a series taken by Geoffrey Bevington, a leather merchant and tanner from Bermondsey. Bermondsey was the capital's leather processing centre, and these pictures were displayed at the Bevington and Sons' stand at the 1862 International Exhibition.

Dickens's London: in pictures

One of the earliest photographs recording a London industry, this picture is one of a series taken by Geoffrey Bevington, a leather merchant and tanner from Bermondsey. Bermondsey was the capital's leather processing centre, and these pictures were displayed at the Bevington and Sons' stand at the 1862 International Exhibition.

Bridge House, George Row, Bermondsey, c 1920. Constructed over a creek at Jacob's Island.

Bridge House, George Row, Bermondsey, c 1920. Constructed over a creek at Jacob's Island.

68 Likes, 13 Comments - @amateur_casual on Instagram: “Bermondsey Street, Bermondsey, London, 1880:  As you would expect, Bermondsey Street is now changed…”

68 Likes, 13 Comments - @amateur_casual on Instagram: “Bermondsey Street, Bermondsey, London, 1880: As you would expect, Bermondsey Street is now changed…”

amateur_casual on Instagram: “Bermondsey Street, Bermondsey, London, 1880:  As you would expect, Bermondsey Street is now changed completely from this scene of rickety…”

amateur_casual on Instagram: “Bermondsey Street, Bermondsey, London, 1880: As you would expect, Bermondsey Street is now changed completely from this scene of rickety…”

Maltby Street Market, London (Sat 9-2pm) Perched under railway arches this market is foodie heaven and without the tourist of nearby Borough Market. Start at 60 Druid Street for fruit and veg of unparalleled variety. From there, cross Tanner Street and head down Ropewalk and into LASSCO, an architectural salvage shop.  --- Look out for The London Honey Company, The Little Bread Pedlar and La Grotta Ices. Last stop: The Kernel Brewery, a micro-brewery…

Maltby Street, SE1

Maltby Street Market, London (Sat 9-2pm) Perched under railway arches this market is foodie heaven and without the tourist of nearby Borough Market. Start at 60 Druid Street for fruit and veg of unparalleled variety. From there, cross Tanner Street and head down Ropewalk and into LASSCO, an architectural salvage shop. --- Look out for The London Honey Company, The Little Bread Pedlar and La Grotta Ices. Last stop: The Kernel Brewery, a micro-brewery…

Laser cut screens by Miles and Lincoln. Wild House, Bermondsey, London, England. www.milesandlincoln.com

Laser cut screens by Miles and Lincoln. Wild House, Bermondsey, London, England. www.milesandlincoln.com

Paul Riddle Photographer – White Cube Gallery Bermondsey London

Paul Riddle Photographer – White Cube Gallery Bermondsey London

Pizarro, Bermondsey London (Spanish). Best spanish I've had in London so far, Bermondsey Street is stacking up to be one hell of a food heaven.

Five of the Best London Restaurants from Team ELLE

Pizarro, Bermondsey London (Spanish). Best spanish I've had in London so far, Bermondsey Street is stacking up to be one hell of a food heaven.

The Watch House, Bermondsey, London. Great little coffee shop. #cafe #coffeeshop

12 Unique And Independent Coffee Shops You Must Try In London

The Watch House, Bermondsey, London. Great little coffee shop. #cafe #coffeeshop

“I went to South London and I saw, in the distance, a bombed building with a lot of children playing in it, so I thought that might be an interesting subject. So I walked towards this building and when the children saw somebody with a camera they immediately stopped this fascinating thing, whatever they were doing which intrigued me, so they all came out and wanted their photograph. You used to get this cry, ‘please take my photo Mister’.” Children in bombed building Bermondsey 1954

Roger Mayne -street photographer

“I went to South London and I saw, in the distance, a bombed building with a lot of children playing in it, so I thought that might be an interesting subject. So I walked towards this building and when the children saw somebody with a camera they immediately stopped this fascinating thing, whatever they were doing which intrigued me, so they all came out and wanted their photograph. You used to get this cry, ‘please take my photo Mister’.” Children in bombed building Bermondsey 1954

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