November 19, 2015

25 Rare Vintage Photographs That Capture Daily Life in England in the Early 1900s

An unknown photographer shot some stunning photographs of the life in England in his grand tour through Europe in 1904.

And here they are.

Organ grinder and daughter, London, England, 1904

Punting at Magdalen Bridge, Oxford, 1904

Cockington Forge, Devon, England, 1904

Eights crew at Keble College barge, Oxford, 1904

Spectators, Eights Week, Oxford, 1904

Street scene in London, England, 1904

An old fisherman in Clovelly, Devon, 1904

The boat crush, Eights Week, Oxford, 1904

Eights Week, Oxford, 1904

The quay at Clovelly, Devon, England, 1904

Omnibuses, London, 1904

New Inn, Clovelly, Devon, 1904

New Inn with donkeys, Clovelly, Devon, 1904

Quay, Clovelly, Devon, 1904

Steep street, Clovelly, Devon, 1904

Oxford rowing club, Oxford, England, 1904

Oxford, England, 1904

The Ship Inn, Porlock Weir, Somerset, England, 1904

Blue Ball Inn, Countisbury, Lynmouth, Devon, 1904

Horses, carts, and bobbies, England, 1904

Street scene in London, England, 1904

Ladies in the garden, London, 1904

Street scene in London, England, 1904

Dining Hall at Christ Church University, Oxford, 1904

Steep street, Clovelly, Devon, 1904

(Photos via Bill Nelson)




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