Stunning images show how London was slowly rebuilt after the Blitz

Bombed, burned and left in tatters – London was hit hard by German air raids during the Second World War.

Yet these amazing images capture a city on the brink of being reborn after being battered in the Blitz.

From gaping cellars and crumbling foundations to churches being rebuilt with salvaged stones, this is the story of a country once again picking itself back up from the ruins of war.

The remarkable photographs offer an insight into just how long the rebuilding process took with these images shot in London in 1950, five years after…
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