During the Victorian Era, the leather industry boomed in Bermondsey, a London neighborhood on the south bank of the Thames, and over time, it evolved into an antiquing destination. But, despite its central location, neglect set in during the late 1900s…..
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Photo credit (above*): Josey Miller
*Photos in actual article by the talented Hazel Thompson