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Traffic in smog at night: 1956

Henry Grant

Traffic in smog at night: 1956
3 0 c m
actual image size: 22cm x 22cm

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Traffic in smog at night. Thousands of Londoners died in the weeks immediately after the 'Great Smog' of December 1952. Debate arose over whether or not these deaths were a result of the polluted fog. In 1956 The Clean Air Act, which attempted to curb smoke pollution, was passed.

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1956 AD - 1956 AD
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© Henry Grant Collection/Museum of London

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