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Ludgate Circus, London CC97_01518

Ludgate Circus, London CC97_01518


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Filename: cc97_01518.jpg

Size: 4971 x 3818 (8.4MB)

Date: 14th January 2008

Source: Historic England

Credit: Historic England Archive

Source: English Heritage Images

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Ludgate Circus, London CC97_01518

LUDGATE CIRCUS, City of London. A busy street view of Ludgate Circus looking towards St Pauls Cathedral with horse-drawn buses in the foreground and a steam train on the bridge. The Circus was constructed at the junction of Ludgate Hill and Fleet Street between 1864 and 1875. A late 19th century photograph by York and Son

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> Historic Images > More Lost London

> Historic Images > The Victorian Age > The 1870s

> Historic Images > The Victorian Age > The 1890s

> Towns and Cities > City of London

> Transport > Horse-power

> Transport > Railways > Steam Locomotives

> Transport > Railways > Viaducts and railway bridges

> The way we were > Victoriana > Victorian people and costumes

> The way we were > Victoriana


EDITORS COMMENTS
Ludgate Circus, City of London: A Vibrant Victorian Urban Scene This photograph, taken by the renowned Victorian-era photography studio York and Son, offers a glimpse into the bustling heart of London during the late 19th century. The image, titled Ludgate Circus, showcases the intersection of Ludgate Hill and Fleet Street, where the circus was constructed between 1864 and 1875. The photograph presents a striking juxtaposition of transportation modes, with horse-drawn buses occupying the foreground and a steam train crossing the bridge in the background. The horse-drawn buses, a common sight on London's streets during this era, are filled with passengers, their faces a mix of curiosity and concentration as they navigate the urban landscape. The steam train, a marvel of engineering, adds a sense of excitement and progress, as it traverses the Thames, connecting London's various districts. The people in the photograph, dressed in Victorian attire, add a human element to the scene, highlighting the daily life and energy of the city. The architecture, with its intricate details and grandeur, showcases the urban development of the time. The imposing presence of St. Paul's Cathedral in the distance serves as a constant reminder of London's rich history and cultural significance. This photograph, with its intricate details and vivid portrayal of London's past, invites us to explore the city's history and appreciate the evolution of transportation and urban development. York and Son's masterful composition and use of light and shadow create a captivating image that transports us back in time, offering a unique perspective on London's vibrant and ever-changing urban landscape.

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