Esoteric London

No. 687: Charterhouse Street, EC1

Posted in Graffiti, Housing, Street Furniture by esotericlondon on October 16, 2012

Smithfield Market, Charterhouse Street, London, EC1. Photo © Roger Dean 2012

London Characters and the Humorous Side of London Life – William Schwenck Gilbert, c.1870:

[…] there are […] people living in London who live almost alone; who have no society except of a casual, and what may be called an anonymous kind; and whose homes are merely places where they may obtain shelter and rest.

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  1. londonforme said, on October 16, 2012 at 9:12 am

    What a hauntingly bleak image of this miniature city

  2. Chris Bronsk said, on October 16, 2012 at 5:35 pm

    Outstanding shot. I love the composition and tone.


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