Lost London

London Puzzles 3: The Lost Banks Of The Thames

I’m out and about doing London research today, inspired by our erstwhile commenter Jan, who sent me a couple of shots of the Thames foreshore. (She knows her history but the camera could do with a bit of an upgrade). Jan points out that the beach of the South Bank runs parallel with Shad Thames […]

5 ‘Lost London’ Books

Pictured above: The King’s Cross Aerodrome, an eight-runway nightmare developed by British Airways to balance on the tops of central London buildings and deliver plane passengers by lifts to the stations. There are a great many books about the London buildings that no longer physically exist, or never came to be. What we become aware […]