An art-nouveau pub

The Blackfriar pub. This art-nouveau pub looks enticing from the outside, and is a treasure inside. The interior of this busy pub is lined with entertaining bas-reliefs by the artist Henry Poole (1873-1928). The pub was built in about 1875, and then re-modelled in about 1905, when art-nouveau (Jugendtstil) was very much in vogue. It is a most attractive pub.

In the Blackfriar

The Blackfriar pub. This art-nouveau pub looks enticing from the outside, and is a treasure inside. The interior of this busy pub is lined with entertaining bas-reliefs by the artist Henry Poole (1873-1928). The pub was built in about 1875, and then re-modelled in about 1905, when art-nouveau (Jugendtstil) was very much in vogue. It is a most attractive pub.

Not far to quench your thirst!

The Blackfriar pub. This art-nouveau pub looks enticing from the outside, and is a treasure inside. The interior of this busy pub is lined with entertaining bas-reliefs by the artist Henry Poole (1873-1928). The pub was built in about 1875, and then re-modelled in about 1905, when art-nouveau (Jugendtstil) was very much in vogue. It is a most attractive pub.

The inner sanctum

The Blackfriar pub. This art-nouveau pub looks enticing from the outside, and is a treasure inside. The interior of this busy pub is lined with entertaining bas-reliefs by the artist Henry Poole (1873-1928). The pub was built in about 1875, and then re-modelled in about 1905, when art-nouveau (Jugendtstil) was very much in vogue. It is a most attractive pub.

Friar in the window

The Blackfriar pub. This art-nouveau pub looks enticing from the outside, and is a treasure inside. The interior of this busy pub is lined with entertaining bas-reliefs by the artist Henry Poole (1873-1928). The pub was built in about 1875, and then re-modelled in about 1905, when art-nouveau (Jugendtstil) was very much in vogue. It is a most attractive pub.

Inside the pub

The Blackfriar pub. This art-nouveau pub looks enticing from the outside, and is a treasure inside. The interior of this busy pub is lined with entertaining bas-reliefs by the artist Henry Poole (1873-1928). The pub was built in about 1875, and then re-modelled in about 1905, when art-nouveau (Jugendtstil) was very much in vogue. It is a most attractive pub.

Platforms crossing a river


Destinations of yesteryear

Part of the facade of old (demolished) Blackfriars Station, showing places that could be reached by train (and boat) from it.

View from a bridge

View from Blackfriars Railway Bridge, London
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