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Ghost signs
Kingsland Road to Columbia Road Market

Kingsland Road to Columbia Road Market

Now I have no excuse! My blogs for the foreseeable future will be of walks taken before the lockdown, a random dip into my many folders of saved, unused photographs from walks taken over the past 4-ish years. These are from a walk at the beginning of March, before...
Ghost Signs of Wandsworth … and a Library

Ghost Signs of Wandsworth … and a Library

Today I thought I would go and see how many of the ghost signs recorded in https://faded-london.blogspot.com/2008/04/clapham-ghost-signs.html and https://faded-london.blogspot.com/2008/05/ghost-signs-of-clapham-part-2.html are still there. I got the tube to Clapham...
Camden High Street to Euston

Camden High Street to Euston

A couple of days ago, I was on the top deck of a bus going up Camden High Street and noticed one of these ghost signs for the first time. I have been travelling that route on a very regular basis, by foot or bus, for 35 years! What is worse is that when we took a walk...
Ghost Signs of Bath

Ghost Signs of Bath

Mike, Ellie and I spent a very enjoyable August bank holiday weekend in the unbelievably beautiful city of Bath. It is such a photogenic place, especially with sunshine and blue skies making the ubiquitous oolitic limestone glow. I had a feeling that there would be a...