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Past Vs Present: These Christmas Photographs Of London Will Make You Nostalgic

What must Christmas in London be like in the early & mid 1900s? It must be a completely different picture from now.

Photographer Peter Macdiarmid probably was wondering just that, so he created these amazing photographs by digitally merging historic photos of Christmas time in London and modern day shots. Looking at these pictures will take you back to those days and back here, making you nostalgic. Look at just how much things have changed..

Peter Macdiarmid is a staff news photographer for Getty Images in the UK.

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 Past Vs Present: These Christmas Photographs Of London Will Make You Nostalgic

Past Vs Present: These Christmas Photographs Of London Will Make You Nostalgic

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X-mas time Streets of London- wartime Britain 1940 and now

X-mas time Streets of London- wartime Britain 1940 and now

X-mas time Oxford Street - 1935 and now

X-mas time Oxford Street - 1935 and now

X-mas time St Paul's cathedral -1950 and now

X-mas time St Paul's cathedral -1950 and now

X-mas time Regent St. - 1955 and now

 X-mas time Regent St. - 1955 and now

X-mas time Holborn - 1960 and now

X-mas time Holborn - 1960 and now

X-mas time Portsmouth Street - 1956 and now

X-mas time Portsmouth Street - 1956 and now

X-mas time Endell Street - 1933 and now

X-mas time Endell Street - 1933 and now

X-mas time Parliament Square - 1938 and now

X-mas time Parliament Square - 1938 and now

Xmas time Smithfield market - 1968 and now

Xmas time Smithfield market - 1968 and now

X-mas time Clapham Junction- 1926 and now

X-mas time Clapham Junction- 1926 and now

X-mas time Watling Street - 1923 and now

X-mas time Watling Street - 1923 and now

X-mas time Selfridges - during II world war 1939 and now

X-mas time Selfridges - during II world war 1939 and now

X-mas time St Margareta's Westminsterin - 1945 and now

X-mas time St Margareta's Westminsterin - 1945 and now

X-mas time Trafalgar Square - 1948 and now

X-mas time Trafalgar Square - 1948 and now

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