The Lane with no Petticoats

By SlowSong
Petticoat Lane in the east end of London on a quiet day. All the traders were probably still rolling out of bed after a night on the gin.

Tags: Photo journalism Street London Travel General

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CarolG Plus
9 196 19 Greece
27 Nov 2013 3:51PM
Been there, Chris, in the days before the tall buildings were there. Carol

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27 Nov 2013 3:56PM
never seen it so empty
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
27 Nov 2013 4:06PM
Not seen a petticoat for a while Chris.
Either on a rack or on a girl !!
danbrann Plus
12 624 17
27 Nov 2013 4:26PM
I used to love going there whenever I visited London. I seem to remember that Sunday was a good day to visit.
nonur Plus
7 17 11 Turkey
27 Nov 2013 4:35PM
Very nice city shots, Chris.
Mollycat Plus
3 11 2 United Kingdom
27 Nov 2013 4:38PM
Interesting images. Inrigued by designertherapy. We used to call them tailors. Times change. Peter.
Stenk 9 6 England
27 Nov 2013 4:49PM
A good selection of well taken photographs


cats_123 Plus
12 4.6k 26 Northern Ireland
27 Nov 2013 4:49PM
Great set Smile
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
27 Nov 2013 6:09PM
Does look rather quiet! Smile Great set, Chris, and rather like V2, with the old contrasting with the new Smile
Trev Smile
franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
27 Nov 2013 6:12PM
Interesting set Chris. We may pay the place a visit on our annual trip to London next year?

rontear Plus
13 8 8 England
27 Nov 2013 6:53PM
Literally London Chris.
mrswoolybill Plus
9 986 1500 United Kingdom
27 Nov 2013 7:05PM
V1 - faces from the past looking into the present...
ColleenA Plus
4 319 4 Australia
27 Nov 2013 7:07PM

Quote:Not seen a petticoat for a while Chris.
Either on a rack or on a girl !!

That's because we don't wear petticoats anymore MickGrinGrin
A great set of well observed imagesGrinGrinGrin
28 Nov 2013 4:11AM
A good idea on viewing.
fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
28 Nov 2013 7:51AM
A fine set of street scenes with a clever title.

Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
28 Nov 2013 8:19AM
Captured the feel of the area well Chris.
Good title too
Regards Richard
CaroleS Plus
6 423 3 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2013 11:11AM
Rather sad! Love V2Smile
AnnChown Plus
6 199 1 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2013 10:03PM
I love to see this area again - my neighbourhood for a few years! You've captured the mood of the east end Chris.

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