This is my first time reblogging the Heritage Calling blog, focusing on the history of England. Here is some fascinating urban history from London, showcasing some of the most beautiful and historic storefronts in the old city–some dating back nearly 300 years! If you’ve ever walked the streets of London, as I have, you’ll soak in a lot of history from wonderful old buildings like these. Thanks to Heritage Calling for showing us these.

London streets are lined with colourful shops, clamouring for our attention. Many are of considerable age, and have survived for our enjoyment only through careful maintenance by generations of sho…

Source: 8 Historic London Shopfronts

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