Captivating Colour Snapshots of London 1956-58

These fascinating colour photos of England's capital were taken by an unknown photographer although we know he was probably Canadian and almost certainly an architect.

Colour Snapshots of London

Piccadilly Circus, 5th November 1956

These fascinating colour photos of England’s capital were taken by an unknown photographer although we know he was probably Canadian and almost certainly an architect.

London Kodachrome

BEA Waterloo Terminal 1956

LONDON KODACHROME

Trafalgar Square, 1958

London Kodachrome

Number 10, Downing Street, 1956

London Kodachrome

Tower Bridge, 1956

London Kodachrome

Royal Festival Hall, 1956

London Kodachrome

London Airport Control Tower, 1965

London Kodachrome

Cafe at the top level of the Passenger Building, London Airport (it wasn’t to be called Heathrow for another ten years), 1956

 

London Kodachrome

St James Palace, London, 1956

London Kodachrome

Landseer Lions, Trafalgar Square, London, 1958

London Kodachrome

View of London Bridge from Tower Bridge 1956

London Kodachrome

View down Whitehall from Trafalgar Square (including Big Ben), May 1958

Colour Snapshots of London

Tower Bridge, 1958

Colour Snapshots of London

Nelson’s Column, May 1958

Colour Snapshots of London

Old Sunken Roundabout outside the Heathrow Tunnel (and just south of the Bath Road), London Airport, London, 1956

Photographs shown with kind permission of Graeme Fernie.