This is the photo that would trigger vertigo in most people! A workman perched atop this shaky chimney, all that is left of the building, is chipping away with a hammer. London during the Blitz, 1940. The question is: how did he climb up there?

This is the photo that would trigger vertigo in most people! A workman perched atop this shaky chimney, all that is left of the building, is chipping away with a hammer. London during the Blitz, 1940. The question is: how did he climb up there?

Urban Druid performing spirit sorcery in park, around year 1900.

Urban Druid performing spirit sorcery in park, around year 1900.

11 Incredible Pictures From The Great Smog Of 1952

11 Incredible Pictures From The Great Smog Of 1952

Toxic fog - London bus makes its way along Fleet Street in heavy smog, December 1952 Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images

The crew of HM Submarine THUNDERBOLT display their 'Jolly Roger' on the Submarine Depot Ship HMS FORTH in Holy Loch, Scotland, after a successful patrol in the Mediterranean, 27 March 1942.

The crew of HM Submarine THUNDERBOLT display their 'Jolly Roger' on the Submarine Depot Ship HMS FORTH in Holy Loch, Scotland, after a successful patrol in the Mediterranean, 27 March 1942.

This fascinating picture shows Sleep Street in Bristol at the dawn of photography, believe...

Unique pictures show Bristol before much of its centre was bombed

This fascinating picture shows Sleep Street in Bristol at the dawn of photography, believe...

aubade: speciesbarocus: William Logsdail - St. Paul’s and Ludgate Hill (c. 1884). ajdhfjskhfjshfdf

aubade: speciesbarocus: William Logsdail - St. Paul’s and Ludgate Hill (c. 1884). ajdhfjskhfjshfdf

The junction of Steep Street and Trenchard Street, Bristol, 1866. John Hill Morgan (b 1833), platinum print. This view was recorded five years before Steep Street, curving away to the left, was demolished and replaced by a realigned road, Colston Street. Steep Street existed in the medieval period when it was the main road from the centre of Bristol to Gloucester.

The junction of Steep Street and Trenchard Street, Bristol, 1866. John Hill Morgan (b 1833), platinum print. This view was recorded five years before Steep Street, curving away to the left, was demolished and replaced by a realigned road, Colston Street. Steep Street existed in the medieval period when it was the main road from the centre of Bristol to Gloucester.

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