Whitechapel, London. 1975<br />
In an alley off Whitechapel High Street, head bowed against the cold, an elderly resident struggles past L. Elgrod watchmaker and jeweller, who stands alone defying the property developer and his demolition team.
L. Elgrod watchmakers, the last building standing in an alley off Whitechapel High St. The east end of London is beginning to be redeveloped. Whitechapel, east London. 1975
Whitechapel, London. 1975
In an alley off Whitechapel High Street, head bowed against the cold, an elderly resident struggles past L. Elgrod watchmaker and jeweller, who stands alone defying the property developer and his demolition team.

Filename: TOWER HAMLETS SPITALFIELDS EAST LONDON POVERTY 1970S ENGLISH SOCIETY 025.jpg
Source: Homer Sykes
Date: 26 Oct 2009
Location: London UK
Credit: HOMER SYKES
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