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RIVER THAMES 1929

Snapshot: 21 Photos of 1920s London

While life in the period drama¬†Downton Abbey¬†seems picturesque for the most part, London during the 1920s was less than idyllic. The 1921 coal miner’s strike sent the city into a state of emergency; the 1926 labor General Strike ended with no benefits for workers; and the River Thames flooded Central London in 1928. Even though […]