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This is a view of Brixton Road at the junction with Acre Lane and Coldharbour Lane. Brixton Road is in the London Borough of Lambeth, running from the Oval to Brixton.
On the left side of the old photograph at the corner of Brixton Road and Acre Lane, the Isaac Walton clothing store is visible, but in the new photograph, it has been replaced with a branch of McDonald’s. Mid-left, you can see two railway bridges crossing Brixton Road – these serve National Rail.
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[before-after]

london-before-after

Buckingham Palace has been the official London residence of the monarch since the reign of Queen Victoria in the 19th century, and it is one of the most famous landmarks in the world. The difference between past and present is fascinating and represents the changing face of the monarchy. One hundred years ago, powerful monarchies were simply a fact of life in many countries, meaning that nobody needed to visit Britain for the experience of witnessing a royal family.
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