Unseen images of a lost London (when it really was a capital place to live!)
Tower Bridge (built 1886–1894) a combined bascule + suspension bridge in London which crosses the River Thames. Close to the Tower of London, from which it takes its name, it has become an iconic symbol of London. Officially opened 30.6.1894 by The Prince of Wales (the future King Edward VII), and his wife, Alexandra, Princess of Wales. shown here in 1893.
I have always enjoyed fairy lure.part of my Irish heritage. WHEN I WAS A CHILD, I WOULD LOOK OUYSIDE MY BEDROOM WINDOW, UPSTAIRS WINDOW, INTO THE TOP OF THE TREES, CONVINCED THE LIGHTENING BUGS WERE FAIRIES LIGHTENING MY NIGHT