Wednesday, December 19, 2018

44 Incredible Photos Showing Victorian Era People at Work.

Barges at Brigg, North Lincolnshire, 1901



C J Kino, 164 Fenchurch Street, City of London, 1888



Charwelton Station, Northamptonshire, 1900



Dunlop Pneumatic Tyre Company Limited, Alma Street, Coventry, 1897



Early Blanket Factory, Witney, Oxfordshire, 1880s



Fisher Row, Oxford, Oxfordshire, 1900



Fishermen on the Shore at Deal, Kent, 1890



Frank Cooper's Works, Victoria Buildings, Park End Street, Oxford, 
Oxfordshire, 1900



Fruit seller at Castle Green, Kenilworth, Warwickshire, 1898



King Street, Maidenhead, Windsor and Maidenhead, 1880s



 Packing fish, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, 1896



Pembroke College, Oxford, Oxfordshire, 1890s 



Post lady, Kerrier, Cornwall, 1901



 Royal Cafe, Old Hall Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, 1888



The Field Offices, Breams Buildings, City of London, 1891



 Tootal, Broadhurst and Lee Warehouse, Oxford Road, Manchester, 1900



Tower Bridge Hotel, Tower Bridge Road, Southwark, London, 1897


Two servants, Byfield, Northamptonshire, 1901



Workers at Charwelton, Northamptonshire, 1900



Workers making hay, Cornwall, 1901



A man takes a cooling drink from a stall. The vendor stands nearby on a 
crate. 1898



A view of a food stall at a fairground. The man in the centre may be 
looking after a hot fat fryer, perhaps for making chips. 1898



The Temperance Sweep' and a barefooted boy small enough to fit inside 
narrow passages. 1870s



A Victorian shellfish stall holder selling oysters and whelks. 1870s



A street locksmith mending locks at his stall on the spot. 1877



Victorian 'Mush-Fakers' and ginger beer makers with their cart. 1877



A Victorian fruit seller shouts out 'strawberries, all ripe, all ripe' 
in a London street. 1873



A street trader and shoeshine in Victorian London. 1870s



A Victorian fancy wear dealer selling ornaments from his barrow. 1870s



Bristol Tramways & Carriage Company, 1875



First electric-cables being laid in Bristol's High Street, 1893



This image from Jevington, East Sussex in 1888 shows how a cornstack was 
built.



A group of fisherman pose on the beachfront in Sheringham in Norfolk in 
1893



Construction of Manchester Ship Canal, 1889



J Plater's Cart, Van & Carriage Works, Haddenham, Buckinghamshire, 1900.



The Independent Bootblack, 1870s



Workers start the new Stockport Viaduct, which became the biggest brick 
structure in Europe. 1840s



Farmers on the Norfolk Broads, 1886



Butchers, 1888



Shopkeepers, 1888



Victorian children in their Sunday best get in on the picture at 
Manchester House hosier and draper, with its bunting of stockings. 1888



Circus performers bring their instruments and exotic animals to Taplow in 
Buckinghamshire in 1885



London postmen meet the Mail Train, 1898



London, A Ginger Cake Seller, Greenwich 1884.











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