File:Whitehall (16964368541).jpg

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An early 1920s colourized postcard showing the Cenotaph in Whitehall. In the years after WW1 the number of wreaths left by the great and the good and ordinary people were truly mountainous, hence the number of Cannon Row Police Officers needed to control matters.

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Source Whitehall
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Scanned by Leonard Bentley from Iden, East Sussex, UK
Other versions

http://www.delcampe.net/page/item/id,263547547,var,The-Cenotaph-Whitehall-London,language,E.html among many others. Found versions postmarked 1923, 1924, 1927 and later. "Real Photo", but no publisher mentioned.

Camera location51° 30′ 10.47″ N, 0° 07′ 33.96″ W Kartographer map based on OpenStreetMap.View this and other nearby images on: OpenStreetMap - Google Earthinfo

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