Bank of England and the Royal Exchange, City of London

Bank of England and the Royal Exchange, City of London
Photograph taken 1902 © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: aa82/00060

A view of Threadneedle Street crowded with horse omnibuses and other horse-drawn traffic. The Bank of England and the Royal Exchange are both decorated for the coronation of Edward VII. After a delay due to ill health, the King was finally crowned on 9th August 1902.