3126 plaques with a gender of Neither

Greyhound Pub, Church End, Hendon, London NW4 4JTChurch House(Religious Group)(Photos Taken: 22-Sep-2017)Link

United Reformed Church, 88 Tavistock Place, Kings Cross, London WC1H 9RSChurch House Bombing(World War History)(Photos Taken: 09-Aug-2017)Link
Plaque Wording: In memory of those who died in the destruction of Church House 9th February 1945. {10 names) 11th February 1957

next to the Lighthouse, Akko, IsraelChurch of St John the Baptist(Churches etc)(Photos Taken: 31-Oct-2017)Link

9 Cloak Lane, London EC4R 2RUChurch of St John the Baptist upon Walbrook(Churches etc)(Photos Taken: 03-May-2023)Link
Plaque Wording: {upper stone}Before the late Dreadfull fire anno domini 1666 here stood the parish Church of St John Baptist Upon Walbrook William Wilkinson James Whitchurch Churchwardens this present Year anno domini 1671
{lower stone} The above stone was new faced & the letters fresh cut anno domini 1830 Revd John Gordon MA Rector Edward Jones Lewis Williams Churchwardens

Marangunićevo Šetalište 5, 21000, Split, CroatiaChurch of St Nicholas the Traveller Split(Churches etc)(Photos Taken: 04-Oct-2023)Link
Plaque Wording: Church of St Nicholas the Traveller Endowment of Splicanin Rake and his wife Elizabeth , built in 1219 renewed twice in 1919, 1990. In sight of Sailors. Servant of God returned 6.XII.1990

27 Tooley Street, London Bridge, London SE1 2PRChurch of St Olave(Churches etc)(Photos Taken: 27-Jul-2020)Link

9a St Thomas Street, London SE1 9RYChurch of St Thomas Apostle(Churches etc)(Photos Taken: 10-Aug-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: Church of St Thomas Apostle, (formerly St Thomas Martyr) Southwark, S.E.1. Parish church of St Thomas 1136 - 1862, which also served as the chapel of St Thomas's hospital 1215 - 1862, rebuilt in 1703 by Thomas Cartwright & Son (sometime master masons to Christopher Wren).The roof space was used as the hospital's herb garret and from 1822 as its operating theatre. Rediscovered by Raymond Russell in 1956, the herb garret and operating theatre is now a museum supported by the Lord Brock memorial trust.

367 High Street , Brentford TW8Church School(Education)(Photos Taken: 18-Mar-2016)Link

184 Shepherds Bush Road, London W6 7NLCitroen House(Architectural Gems)(Photos Taken: 10-Jun-2017)Link

1 Princes Street, London EC2R 8BPCity of London Police District(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 20-Mar-2024)Link

Milk Street, London EC2VCity of London School(Education)(Photos Taken: 28-Oct-2016)Link

60 Victoria Embankment, London EC4Y 0JPCity of London School (Education) Thomas Broadbridge (Civic Officer)King Edward VIII (Royalty) George Elliston (Politician)(Photos Taken: 05-May-2023)Link
Plaque Wording: This stone was laid by the Right Honourable the Lord Mayor (Sir George Thomas Broadbridge, Kt) on the 10th day of December 1936 in the first year of the Reign of His Majesty King Edward VIII. Capt. George Sampson Elliston, MC, MP - Chairman of the City of London Schools Committee of the Corporation of the City of London Trollope & Colls Ltd - Builders Whinney, Son and Austen Hall - Architects

112 City Road, Shoreditch, London EC1VCity Road Turnpike(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 06-Feb-2018)Link

Mount Street Gardens, Mount Street, Mayfair, London W1K 2THCiuffo(misc)(Photos Taken: 13-Jun-2020)Link

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1 Clapham Common North Side, Clapham, London SW4 0QWClapham Library(Education)(Photos Taken: 18-Nov-2019)Link

33 The Pavement, London SW4 0JAClapham Old Fire Station(Architectural Gems)(Photos Taken: 12-May-2015)Link

35 Macaulay Road, Clapham, London SW4 0RRClapham Parochial School(Education)(Photos Taken: 18-Nov-2019)Link

5 Canford Road, London SW11 6PAClapham Sect(Religious Group)(Photos Taken: 29-Mar-2016)Link

Holy Trinity Church, Clapham Common, London SW4 0QZClapham Sect(Religious Group)(Photos Taken: 18-Nov-2019)Link

Entrance pIllars to Claremont Close, Islington, London N1 9LU Claremont Close WW2 Bomb(World War History)(Photos Taken: 30-Jun-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: This Close, damaged by enemy action in January 1941, was restored by the New River Co. Ltd., 1946.

Bush Hill, Winchmore Hill, London N21 2BNClarendon Arch(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 07-Jan-2021)Link
Plaque Wording: This bank of earth was raised and formed to support the Channel of the New River. And the frame of timber and lead which served that purpose 173 years was removed and taken away.
MDCCLXXXVI {1786} Peter Holford Esquire, Governor

4 St Anne's Court, Soho, London W1F 0BAClarion House(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 12-Jun-2020)Link

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Clattern Bridge, Kingston upon Thames KT1 1HDClattern Bridge(Transport)(Photos Taken: 02-Jul-2018)Link

50 Blondin Street, Bow, London E3 2TRClayhall Tea House(Trade Group)(Photos Taken: 07-Sep-2016)Link

Victoria Embankment, London WC2N 6PBCleopatra's Needle(Misc)(Photos Taken: 22-Nov-2022)Link

16 Farringdon Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1RClerks Well(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 06-Feb-2018)Link

Clink Prison Museum, 1 Clink Street, London SE1 9DGClink Prison(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 26-Jun-2017)Link

Clink Prison Museum, 1 Clink Street, London SE1 9DGClink Prison(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 02-Jul-2017)Link

near Spring Cottage, Cliveden, Taplow, Maidenhead SL6 0JA George Sutherland-Leveson-Gower (2nd Duke of Sutherland) (Politician)Cliveden (Architectural Gems)(Photos Taken: 13-May-2023)Link
Plaque Wording: {on back}Born August 8 1786, Married May 28 1823, Died February 28 1861

49 Heath Street, London NW3 6UD The Clock Tower(Architectural Gems)(Photos Taken: 23-May-2015)Link

30 Windsor Street, Uxbridge UB8 1ABClosed Churchyard Uxbridge(Religious Group)(Photos Taken: 28-May-2018)Link

67 High Street, Walthamstow, London E17 7DBCock Tavern(Pub)(Photos Taken: 01-Jun-2018)Link

South Bank, London SE1 9PHCoin Street Community Builders(Misc)(Photos Taken: 16-May-2021)Link

Colindale Tube Station, Colindale Avenue, London NW9 5HRColindale Station Bomb(World War History)(Photos Taken: 20-May-2019)Link

10 Islington Green, London N1 2XHCollins Music Hall(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 30-Jan-2018)Link

Old Market Square, Rose Garden, Ravenscroft Park, Shoreditch, London E2 7QBColumbia Market Air Raid(World War History)(Photos Taken: 05-Dec-2019)Link
Plaque Wording: In memory of those who lost their lives when a bomb penetrated the Columbia Market air raid shelter, 7 September 1940. (45 names) Also in memory of those who died through their wounds after 7 September 1940.

Holborn Viaduct, London EC1A 2DECommerce Holborn Viaduct(Misc)(Photos Taken: 22-Jun-2022)Link

30 Mitcham Road, Tooting, London SW17 9NACommerce Tooting(Misc)(Photos Taken: 27-Mar-2022)Link

Commodity Quay, St. Katharine Docks, London E1W 1AZCommodity Quay(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 22-Jun-2022)Link

Commonwealth Memorial Gates, Constitution Hill, London SW1W 0QHCommonwealth Memorial Gates(World War History)(Photos Taken: 19-Jun-2014)Link
Plaque Wording: A debt of honour - The Memorial Gates This memorial was inaugurated by Her Majesty the Queen during the Golden Jubilee year, 2002. It commemorates the service and sacrifices of five million men and women from the Indian Sub-continent, Africa and the Caribbean, who volunteered to fight with the British in the two World Wars, 1914-18 and 1939-45. This is the first time that their magnificent contribution has received fitting recognition. With so many descendants of these volunteers now living in the United Kingdom, the Memorial Gates serve to remind us all of our shared sacrifices in times of greatest need.

First World War, 1914-18
Indian Sub-continent and the Kingdom of Nepal - 1,440,500 men and women, including 100,000 Gurkhas, volunteered for military service in the Indian Army. They fought on the Western Front, in Gallipoli, Persia, Egypt, Palestine and Mesopotamia.
Africa - the old British African colonies provided 62,000 troops and transport auxiliaries who fought in Africa.
Caribbean - over 15,000 men served in the British West Indies Regiment and saw action in France, Palestine, Egypt and Italy.

Second World War, 1939-45
Indian Sub-Continent and the Kingdom of Nepal - over 2,500,000 including 132,000 Gurkhas, served in Burma, Malaya, Hong Kong, North and East Africa, France, Italy, Greece and throughout the Middle East.
Africa - over 372,000, mostly from East and West Africa, served in the Middle East, East Africa, Italy and Burma.
Caribbean - over 7,000 men and women volunteered to aid the war effort, many of whom saw action in the Middle East, Far East, East Africa and Italy.

The Memorial Gates have been funded by a National Lottery grant from the Millennium Commission and the generous support of trusts, foundations and members of the public.
This panel was donated by the Friends of War Memorials and the West Indian Ex-Services Association UK.
Memorial Gates Trust

Ul. kralja Tomislava 1, 21000, Split, CroatiaCommunist Party of Yugoslavia(Political Group)(Photos Taken: 03-Oct-2023)Link
Plaque Wording: During the turbulent years 1937-1940, class unions operated here under the leadership of the Communist Party of Yugoslavia fighting for the economic, social and political rights of the working class. On the celebration of the 40th year of the KPJ and the Union, Split workers placed this plaque

Texas State Cemetery, Comal Street, Austin, TX 78702, USAConfederate Field(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 31-May-2023)Link
Plaque Wording: Confederate Field Texans served in both the Confederate and the Federal armies during the Civil War. While there were few battles on Texas soil, Dick Dowling's troops turned back Federal invasion forces at Sabine Pass in 1863, and the last land engagement of the war was fought at Palmito Ranch near Brownsville {the rest is illegible}

Congo Square, 701 N Rampart Street, New Orleans, LA 70116, USACongo Square(Parks and Gardens)(Photos Taken: 27-May-2023)Link

701 N Rampart Street, New Orleans, LA 70116, USACongo Square(Parks and Gardens)(Photos Taken: 27-May-2023)Link

17 Farringdon Street, London EC4A 4BLCongregational Memorial Hall(Churches etc)(Photos Taken: 27-Sep-2021)Link

17 Farringdon Street, London EC4A 4BLCongregational Memorial Hall(Churches etc)(Photos Taken: 27-Sep-2021)Link

10 Aldersgate Street, London EC1A 4HJCooks Hall Site(Trade Group)(Photos Taken: 09-Sep-2016)Link

10 Aldersgate Street, London EC1A 4HJCooks Hall Site(Trade Group)(Photos Taken: 09-Sep-2016)Link

Coombe Hill, Wendover, Aylesbury HP17 0TZCoombe Hill(Parks and Gardens)(Photos Taken: 19-Jun-2018)Link

102 Farringdon Road, London EC1R 3EACoppice Row Turnpike(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 09-Mar-2016)Link

Tuesday Market Place, Kings Lynn, Norfolk PE30 1JWCorn Exchange(Architectural Gems)(Photos Taken: 02-Oct-2017)Link

in Gracechurch Street, 59-60 Cornhill, London EC3V 3PDCornhill Standard Conduit(Science and Engineering)(Photos Taken: 18-Feb-2020)Link

opposite 32 Cornhill, London EC3V 3SGCornhill Water Pump(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 27-Dec-2019)Link

near 31 Claremont Road, Surbiton, Surrey KT6 4QRCoronation Clock Tower(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 30-May-2017)Link

16 Bryanstone Road, Crouch End, London N8 8TNCoronation Decorations(Historical London )(Photos Taken: 29-Aug-2019)Link

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194 Brighton Road, Coulsdon, London CR5 2NFCoulsdon Comrades Club(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 30-Aug-2016)Link

Covent Garden, Henrietta Street, London WC2E 8RFCovent Garden War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 19-Jun-2022)Link

3800-3706 Mt Bonnell Road, Austin, TX 78731, USACovert Park(Parks and Gardens)(Photos Taken: 01-Jun-2023)Link

Shoal Creek Trail, Austin, TX 78701, USACovid-19 Memorial Austin(Disasters)(Photos Taken: 31-May-2023)Link

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Globe Road Open Space, Globe Road, Bethnal Green, London E2 0LECraft School(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 10-Dec-2019)Link

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Craigdarroch Castle, Joan Crescent, Victoria, BC, CanadaCraigdarroch(Architectural Gems)(Photos Taken: 07-Jul-2019)Link

176 Townhall Square, Crayford Road, Dartford DA1 4FNCrayford War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 28-Apr-2023)Link

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10a Great Eastern Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A 3NTCredit Crunch Monster(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 30-Aug-2018)Link

850 W Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC V6C 3J1, CanadaCredit Foncier Building(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 11-Jul-2019)Link

Roman House, Wood Street, London EC2Y 5AGCripplegate Site(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 09-Sep-2016)Link

Narodni trg, 21000, Split, Croatia Josip Tito (Head of Government)Croatian War of Independence (World War History)(Photos Taken: 03-Oct-2023)Link
Plaque Wording: {left plaque} In commemoration of the first anniversary of October 26 1944 when Tito's heroic army, exposing the occupiers, liberated our city
{right plaque}To all the Croatian defenders who died in The Homeland War 1991-1996, who incorporated their lives into the foundations of the State of Croatia, liberating the homeland throughout, and neighbouring Bosnia and Herzegovina

St Margaret's Church, St Margaret Street, London SW1P 3JXCromwell Association (Historical London)Reburied Regicides (Historical London)(Photos Taken: 18-Mar-2024)Link
Plaque Wording: This tablet is erected by the Cromwell Association to the memory of the undermentioned whose remains were disinterred from Westminster Abbey at the time of the restoration of King Charles II and were in September 1661 buried in this churchyard of St Margaret's....

99 High Street, Penge, London SE20 7DTCrooked Billet Penge(Pub)(Photos Taken: 02-May-2022)Link

Crosby Hall, Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London SW3 5AZCrosby Hall(Architectural Gems)(Photos Taken: 07-Aug-2021)Link

130 Bow Avenue, Banff, AB, CanadaCrosby Residence(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 21-Jun-2019)Link

Redcross Way, London SE1 1TACross Bones Graveyard(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 22-Mar-2016)Link

1 Bell Inn Yard, London EC3V 0BLCrosskeys Inn(Pub)(Photos Taken: 15-Oct-2020)Link

High Street, South Norwood, London SE25 6HACroydon Canal (Transport)London and Croydon Railway (Transport)Jolly Sailor Station (Transport)(Photos Taken: 29-Apr-2022)Link
Plaque Wording: The Croydon Canal opened in 1809, joining the Grand Surrey Canal & New Cross. 'Frog Island' was the name given to land enclosed by the sweeping bend in the canal at South Norwood. The canal transported goods between London and Croydon until its closure in 1836.
The London & Croydon Railway Company bought the land, opening Croydon's first steam railway in 1839. The route mainly followed that of the canal, apart from at South Norwood where it cut through 'Frog Island'.
South Norwood's first station was located between what is now Manor Road and the upper part of the High Street. It was called the 'Jolly Sailor', after the nearby pub. In 1859 the station moved to its present site to allow for more connections to London, Croydon and beyond.

Drovers Road and Selsdon Road, Croydon CR2Croydon Cattle Market(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 24-May-2016)Link

Friary Court, 65 Crutched Friars, London EC3N 2NDCrutched Friars(Religious Group)(Photos Taken: 25-Jun-2015)Link

St. Bartholomew's Church, 4 Westwood Hill, Sydenham, London SE26 6QRCrystal Palace fatal accident(Disasters)(Photos Taken: 19-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: The grave beneath this yew tree is that of ten workmen who died in a fall from the roof of the Crystal Palace during its reconstruction at Sydenham on 15th August 1853.
The Kentish Mercury and Home Counties Advertiser carried a detailed account of the "frightful accident": On Monday afternoon, shortly after 2 o'clock, one of the most frightful and fatal accidents by the falling of scaffolding occurred at the works of the new Crystal Palace, and which has resulted in the death of 12 men, and severe injuries to others. A very large mass of framework, apparently of great strength, had fallen from its position, some 180 feet high, carrying with it part of the girders and several columns of the north side of the nave. The staging had fallen inwards in the direction of the central nave, carrying with it a vast quantity of iron and woodwork. Six of the poor men were picked up quite dead close to each other, the position in which they were found indicating they must have fallen at an angle of something like forty degrees. Three others were found dead at a short distance, and one poor fellow lived for a few moments, but was not sufficiently collected to give any explanation of how the accident occurred. The precise cause of the disaster will probably never be discovered.
The funeral of the workmen was a big occasion. The Kentish Mercury describes it: The funeral took place on Thursday afternoon (18 August 1853) in the churchyard of New Sydenham Church - an elegant modern structure, embosomed in luxuriant foliage, and situated in a most romantic spot. The day was observed as a solemn holiday in the district, and there was a total cessation of all work within the Palace. The mournful procession formed in the central nave, and as the clock chimed three it slowly emerged from the building and wended its way along the beautiful road which conducts to the church. Each coffin was followed by its own particular mourners and at the rear of the last came the whole body of the workmen, numbering some thousand persons. In its course the procession was swelled by fresh additions, until when it reached the church there must have been between 2000 and 3000 persons following.

St. Bartholomew's Church, 4 Westwood Hill, Sydenham, London SE26 6QRCrystal Palace Workmens Grave(Disasters)(Photos Taken: 19-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: In memory of [ten names] Who died 15th August 1853 by a fall from the roof of the Crystal Palace. Lamb of God that taketh away the sin of the world have mercy on us. [Around perimeter:] In the midst of life we are in death for of whom may we seek for succour but of thee O lord.

St Alphage Garden, London EC2Y 5ELCurriers Hall(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 21-Jan-2019)Link

Purfleet Quay, Kings Lynn, Norfolk PE30 1HPCustom House(Architectural Gems)(Photos Taken: 02-Oct-2017)Link

1 Royal Circus, Robe SA 5276, AustraliaCustoms House (Robe)(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 08-Nov-2018)Link

45 Alfred Street, Sydney NSW 2000, AustraliaCustoms House (Sydney)(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 20-Nov-2018)Link

Cutty Sark, King William Walk, Greenwich, London SE10 9HTCutty Sark: accidents(Transport)(Photos Taken: 01-Sep-2016)Link
Plaque Wording: Near this spot, Able Seaman John Francis was struck with a capstan bar during a brawl by First Mate Sidney Smith and died. 11th August 1880

Cutty Sark, King William Walk, Greenwich, London SE10 9HTCutty Sark: accidents(Transport)(Photos Taken: 01-Sep-2016)Link
Plaque Wording: As Cutty Sark approached the English Channel returning from Australia, Able Seaman John Clifton, aged 21, and John Doyle, aged 30, were washed off the jib-boom and lost. 2nd April 1893

Cutty Sark, King William Walk, Greenwich, London SE10 9HTCutty Sark: commemoration 1(Transport)(Photos Taken: 01-Sep-2016)Link
Plaque Wording: In memory of those whose service in the Merchant Navy helped to enlarge the livelihood of Britain and protect the freedom of the British Commonwealth of nations. 1957

Cutty Sark, King William Walk, Greenwich, London SE10 9HTCutty Sark: commemoration 2(Transport)(Photos Taken: 01-Sep-2016)Link
Plaque Wording: Here to commemorate an era. The Cutty Sark has been preserved as a tribute to the ships and men of the Merchant Navy in the days of sail. They mark our passage as a race of men. Earth will not see such ships as these again. 1957

Cutty Sark, King William Walk, Greenwich, London SE10 9HTCutty Sark: Fire 2006(Transport)(Photos Taken: 01-Sep-2016)Link
Plaque Wording: During the 2006-12 Conservation Project, a fire broke out near this spot. Fortunately, the masts, deckhouses and many of the hull planks had been removed for conservation and the fire was quickly brought under control by the London Fire Brigade without serious loss of original fabric. 21st May 2007

Cutty Sark, King William Walk, Greenwich, London SE10 9HTCutty Sark: James Wallace suicide(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 01-Sep-2016)Link
Plaque Wording: Near this spot, Captain James Wallace committed suicide by stepping over the rail and into the Java Sea. 9th September 1880

12 Ludgate Hill, London EC4M 7AADaily Courant(Publishing)(Photos Taken: 06-May-2015)Link

Dallas Police Memorial, S Akard Street, Dallas, TX 75202, USADallas Police Memorial(Crime and Terrorism)(Photos Taken: 06-Jun-2023)Link

Embassy of the Kingdom of Norway, 25 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8QDDanish-Norwegian Coade Stone(Misc)(Photos Taken: 04-Apr-2022)Link
Plaque Wording: In 1796 these two Coade Stone reliefs were affixed to the Danish-Norwegian Consulate in Wellclose Square Stepney. In 1968 the reliefs were re-erected on this embassy by courtesy of The Greater London Council

Longfield Hall, 50 Knatchbull Road, Brixton, London SE5 9QYDark and Light(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 23-Nov-2020)Link

Torquay War Memorial, The Esplanade, Torquay VIC 3228, AustraliaDarwin Defenders(World War History)(Photos Taken: 06-Nov-2018)Link

1001 Chartres Street, New Orleans, LA 70116, USADe La Ronde House(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 27-May-2023)Link

10 Church End, Walthamstow, London E17 9RJDecayed Tradesmen(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 01-Jun-2018)Link

23 Denmark Street, London WC2H 8NHDenmark Place fire(Crime and Terrorism)(Photos Taken: 09-Jan-2024)Link

Creek Road, Greenwich, London SE8Deptford Creek (River Ravensbourne)(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 04-May-2017)Link

Deptford Fire Station, 186 Evelyn Street, London SE8 5DBDeptford Fire Station(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 09-Mar-2024)Link

14 Stowage, Greenwich, London SE8 3EDDeptford Trinity Almshouses(Charitable)(Photos Taken: 04-Mar-2020)Link

152-154 Lewisham Way, London SE14 6PDDeptford War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 20-Mar-2022)Link
Plaque Wording: DEPTFORD'S TRIBUTE TO HER GALLANT SONS WHO WERE FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH 1914-1918 1939-1945

1 Fleet Street, London EC4A 2AGDevil Tavern(Pub)(Photos Taken: 06-May-2015)Link

Grosvenor Square, Mayfair, London W1K 2HPDiplomatic Gates(Misc)(Photos Taken: 15-Jun-2020)Link

Discovery Pier, Campbell River, BC V9W 2L4, CanadaDIscovery Pier Campbell River(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 30-Jun-2019)Link

Parliament Square, London SW1P 3JXDispuut House of Lords(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 18-Mar-2024)Link
Plaque Wording: Dispuut House of Lords IIe Lustrum Rotterdam 06.11.1982 Londen 29.04.1993

134 Royal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, USADixie(Music)(Photos Taken: 27-May-2023)Link

Surrey Quays Road, Canada Water, London SE16 2XUDockmanagers Office(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 09-Jul-2017)Link

near 107 Queen Victoria Street, London EC4V 3ALDoctors Commons Site(Hospitals etc)(Photos Taken: 28-Oct-2016)Link

near Bonner Gate, Victoria Park, London E9Dogs of Alcibiades(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 14-Aug-2017)Link

Jubilee Market Hall, Henrietta Street, London WC2E 8BEDonkeys of Covent Garden(World War History)(Photos Taken: 09-Jul-2015)Link

North Wall, Southwark Cathedral, London Bridge, London SE1 9DA Wayne Marques (Emergency Services) Evelyn Sharp (Social Reformer)Doorkins the Cat (Misc)Southwark Cathedral Corbels (Churches etc)(Photos Taken: 26-Apr-2023)Link
Plaque Wording: Wayne Marques is near top centre, Evelyn Sharp is bottom centre, Dorkins is near top right

SIlent Wings Museum, Lubbock, TX 79403, USADouglas DC-3(World War History)(Photos Taken: 03-Jun-2023)Link

15 Upper Mall, Chiswick, London W6 9TADoves Bindery (Press)(Publishing)(Photos Taken: 05-Sep-2019)Link

14 Gordon Square, London WC1H 0ARDr Williams's Library(Education)(Photos Taken: 04-Jun-2020)Link

City of London Dragon Western Boundary Mark, Temple, London EC4Y 9BSDragon boundary mark City of London West (Historical London) Ralph Edgar Perring (Entrepreneur)(Photos Taken: 26-Aug-2019)Link
Plaque Wording: City of London. The Dragons represent a constituent part of the armorial bearings of the City of London and have been erected to indicate the Western Boundary of the City. This commemorative plaque was unveiled by The Rt Hon The Lord Mayor Sir Ralph Edgar Perring on 16th October 1963.

Drill Hall, 16 Chenies Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7EX Drill Hall(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 04-Jun-2020)Link

Drill Hall, 16 Chenies Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7EX Drill Hall Soldiers(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 04-Jun-2020)Link

172 New Kent Road, London SE17 1PUDriscoll House(World War History)(Photos Taken: 09-Jul-2017)Link

Druid Street & Tanner Street, London SE1 2XBDruid Street Arch Bombing(World War History)(Photos Taken: 10-Aug-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: Click on the link (to London Remembers) to see what was on the plaque.

Druid Street and Tanner Street, Bermondsey, London, SE1Druid Street Arch Bombing(World War History)(Photos Taken: 09-Jul-2017)Link

Kings Arms, 23 Poland Street, Soho, London W1F 8QL Ancient Order of Druids(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 10-Feb-2018)Link

Ul. Nikole Tesle 11, 20000, Dubrovnik, CroatiaDubrovnik War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 09-Oct-2023)Link

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Plaque Wording: Falling for the motherland does not mean falling; it means rising up and becoming great like her.

on top of Mount Srđ ul. 2, 20000, Dubrovnik, CroatiaDubrovnik War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 09-Oct-2023)Link

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Plaque Wording: in memory of Croation defenders .... Rest in the peace of God. His surviving comrades 6.12.1993

College Hill, London EC4R 2RPDuke of Buckinghams House Site(Stately Homes)(Photos Taken: 02-Nov-2016)Link

near 118 Burbage Road, Dulwich, London SE24 9HDDulwich Air Raid(World War History)(Photos Taken: 05-Apr-2021)Link

opposite 108-68 Court Lane, Dulwich, London SE21 7DZDulwich Air Raid(World War History)(Photos Taken: 11-Jan-2020)Link

Alleyns Junior School, Townley Road, Dulwich, London SE22 8SUDulwich Air Raid(World War History)(Photos Taken: 10-Mar-2021)Link

368 Lordship Lane, Dulwich, London SE22 8NBDulwich Air Raid(World War History)(Photos Taken: 11-Jan-2020)Link

Dulwich Common, London SE21 7LDDulwich College(Education)(Photos Taken: 12-May-2015)Link

2 Eagle House Mews, Clapham, London SW4 9JYEagle House(Stately Homes)(Photos Taken: 28-Oct-2019)Link

Craigellachie, British Columbia, CanadaEagle Pass BC(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 15-Jun-2019)Link

28 Old Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY, USAEagle Warehouse(Misc)(Photos Taken: 03-May-2018)Link

in front of Pitzhanger Manor & Gallery, Mattock Lane, Ealing, London W5 5EQEaling War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 28-Dec-2021)Link
Plaque Wording: {across the gates}In Proud and Grateful Memory of the men of this borough who laid down their lives in the Great War of 1914-1918

Montague Close, London Bridge, London SE1 1NLEarly London Bridges(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 04-Aug-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: The plaques have disappeared from the stones, and the wording is shown in the link to London Remembers

Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, London SE18 6STEast & West Riverside Guardroom(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 24-Oct-2023)Link

Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, London SE18 6STEast & West Riverside Guardroom(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 23-Jul-2023)Link

59 Thornhill Road, Islington, London N1 1JTEast End Dwellings Company(Charitable)(Photos Taken: 29-Aug-2021)Link

East India Dock Road, near Blackwall Tunnel Approach, London E14 9PPEast India Dock Company (Historical London)King George III (Royalty)(Photos Taken: 17-May-2022)Link
Plaque Wording: Under auspices of our most gracious sovereign George III the sanction of His Majesty's government and the patronage of the East India Company these wet docks appropriated to the commerce of India and ships in that employ were accomplished in those eventful years MDCCCIV, MDCCCV, MDCCCVI the first stone being laid March IV, MDCCCIV. They were opened by the introduction of five ships from 1,200 to 800 tons with valuable cargoes.
On IV August MDCCCVI the grand undertaking in the laudable endeavours of the managing owners of ships in the company's service and the important national objects of increased security to property and revenue combined with improved accommodation, economy and despatch were thus early realised....

Hermitage Riverside Memorial Garden, Wapping High Street, London E1W 1UJEast London Civilian War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 07-Mar-2021)Link
Plaque Wording: The Hermitage Memorial Riverside Garden
The garden and memorial sculpture are in memory of the East London civilians who were killed and injured in the Second World War, 1939 - 1945, and of the suffering of those who lost relatives, friends and homes.
Tens of thousands of men, women and children lost life and limb in the wartime bombing of London and other major cities. More than a million homes were destroyed. The most intense bombing occurred between September 1940 and May 1941 and became known as the Blitz (from the German "Blitzkrieg" meaning "lightning war"). In the first three months of the Blitz bombs rained on London almost every night.
The Port of London, with its docks, warehouses and industry, was an important strategic target for the German bombers and an easy one to locate along the Thames. Countless bombs also fell on the surrounding densely packed streets of East and South East London, which were home to many of London's poorest families. The consequences were devastating. On this site stood the Hermitage Wharf, which was hit during a massive firebomb raid on the City of London on 29 December 1940.
The memorial sculpture was designed by Wendy Taylor CBE. The symbol of the dove is intended to suggest hope, rather than dwell intrusively on the dead. Its representation as an absence signifies the loved ones who were lost. The garden and sculpture were commissioned by the Hermitage Environment Group and funded by the generous contributions of the Berkeley Group Holdings plc, the Williams Charitable Trust, the Garfield Weston Foundation and many other individuals and businesses.

Lord Morpeth Pub, 402 Old Ford Road, Bow, London E3 5NREast London Federation of the Suffragettes (Political Group) Sylvia Pankhurst (Social Reformer) Norah Smyth (Social Reformer)(Photos Taken: 11-Dec-2019)Link
Plaque Wording: Site of 400 Old Ford Road
East London Federation of the Suffragettes' Women's Hall and Cost Price Restaurant. Sylvia Pankhurst & Norah Smyth lived here from 1914 - 1924.

73 East Street, Walworth, London SE17 2DHEast Street Market(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 07-Feb-2019)Link

Terminal 3 Departures, Heathrow Airport, Hounslow TW6 1RREdge of Tomorrow(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 29-Mar-2019)Link

Army Reserve Centre, Deansbrook Road, Edgware HA8 9BAEdgware Turnpike(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 23-Nov-2017)Link

12 Eldridge St, New York, NY 10002, USAEldridge Street Synagogue(Religious Group)(Photos Taken: 20-Apr-2018)Link

15 Occupation Road, Walworth, London SE17 3BEElectric Lighting Station Walworth(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 07-Mar-2020)Link

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15 Occupation Road, Walworth, London SE17 3BEElectric Lighting Station Walworth(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 07-Mar-2020)Link

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30 Brompton Square, London SW3 2ADElgers Freehold Land(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 11-Jun-2015)Link

Harrow Arts Centre, 171 Uxbridge Road, Hatch End, London HA5 4EAElliott Hall(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 07-Jun-2018)Link

Elstree Hill North, Elstree WD6 3ENElstree War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 03-Jul-2022)Link

64 High Street, Pinner HA5 5QAElthorne Gate(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 07-Jun-2018)Link

321 Chase Road, Southgate, London N14 6JTEnfield Chace(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 26-Jan-2018)Link

Mississippi River Trail, Algiers, New Orleans, LA 70114, USAEnslaved Africans(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 27-May-2023)Link

French Embassy, 58 Knightsbridge, London SW1 X 7JTEntente Cordiale(Political Group)(Photos Taken: 24-Jul-2016)Link

119 High Street, Epsom, Surrey KT19 8DTEpsom Clock Tower(Architectural Gems)(Photos Taken: 25-Sep-2018)Link

1 Church Street, Ewell, Surrey KT17 2AUEpsom Watch House(Crime and Terrorism)(Photos Taken: 25-Sep-2018)Link

Plaza de los Naranjos, 29601 Marbella, SpainErmita de Santiago Marbella(Churches etc)(Photos Taken: 01-Jun-2019)Link

Regent's Canal Towpath, London N1C 4PQEsperance Bridge (Transport)Esperance Club (Misc) Mary Neal (Social Reformer) Emmeline Pethick-Lawrence (Social Reformer)(Photos Taken: 14-Feb-2022)Link
Plaque Wording: Esperance Bridge July 2021 Named by the children of the Kings Crsoss Academy, Esperance means hope, expectation and belief. The name is inspired by the Esperance Club (1895-1914), a pioneering social project for local sewing girls founded by the radical Suffragettes Mary Neal and Emmeline Pethick-Lawrence.

62 High Street, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 1DHEssex Chronicle Newspaper(Publishing)(Photos Taken: 18-Jun-2017)Link

6 Essex Street, London WC2R 3HYEssex Hall(Religious Group)(Photos Taken: 16-Mar-2018)Link

Calle de Goya, 89, 28001 Madrid, SpainETA Assassination(Armed Forces)(Photos Taken: 08-Mar-2017)Link

29 High Street, Eton, Berkshire SL4 6AXEton Parish School(Education)(Photos Taken: 09-Jul-2016)Link

Southwark Bridge Road and Quilp Street, South Bank, London SE1 0EYEvelina Children's Hospital (Hospitals etc) Evelina Rothschild (Misc) Ferdinand de Rothschild (Entrepreneur) Arthur Farre (Medical)(Photos Taken: 27-Jul-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: 1869 - 1976 The Evelina Hospital for Sick Children in Southwark
Baroness Evelina de Rothschild Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild Lady Superintendent Alice Cross Dr Arthur Farre MD FRCP FRS
This plaque celebrates the founding of the Evelina Children's Hospital, which was built on this site in 1869. It commemorates the work of the founder, planners, doctors, nurses and staff, and all the generous benefactors and supporters during the hospital's first 107 years.
The hospital was founded by Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild in memory of the early deaths of his wife, Evelina, and their baby son. The hospital was planned by Dr Arthur Farre, obstetrician to Evelina and the royal family.
The chosen site, Southsea Court in Southwark, was in one of the poorest districts of London, where children were stricken with disease, serious infections and undernourishment leading to many deaths. This new model hospital uplifted the spirit of the people, bringing to a deprived district the hope of fighting the ravages of childhood diseases.
In 1976 the Evelina moved to Guy's Tower, Southwark, to unite with Guy's Hospital Children's Department. The old Evelina building was demolished and the area was converted into Mint Street Park.

St Bride's Church, Fleet Street, London EC4Y 8AUEvening Standard War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 03-May-2023)Link

Kennington Oval, London SE11 5SSFA Cup Final(Sport)(Photos Taken: 04-Apr-2022)Link

17 Osnaburgh Street, London NW1 3UPFabian Society(Political Group)(Photos Taken: 15-Jan-2016)Link

111 Lake Louise Drive, Lake Louise, Alberta, CanadaFairmont Chateau Lake Louise(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 15-Jun-2019)Link

Trinity Square Gardens, Tower Hill, London EC3N 4DJFalkland Islands War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 18-May-2022)Link

The Battle Box, 2 Cox Terrace, SingaporeFall of Singapore(World War History)(Photos Taken: 31-Oct-2018)Link

St Giles The Abbot, Church Road, Orpington BR6 7DBFarnborough War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 10-May-2019)Link

62 Horseferry Road, London SW1P 2AFFegans Homes(Charitable)(Photos Taken: 27-May-2015)Link

Ferry Lane, Tottenham, London N17 9NGFerrry Bridge Tottenham(Transport)(Photos Taken: 02-Dec-2020)Link

White City Station, Wood Lane, London W12 7RHFestival of Britain(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 26-May-2022)Link

213 Oxford Street, London W1D 2LFFestival of Britain(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 16-Jun-2020)Link

Queen Adelaide Court, St John's Road, Penge, London SE20 7JLFestival of Britain(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 19-Jan-2020)Link

Somerford Grove Estate, Hackney Downs, London N16 7TNFestival of Britain(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 09-Oct-2019)Link

Hogarth Court, St Pancras Way, London NW1 9EHFestival of Britain(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 24-Aug-2019)Link

Newbury Park Bus Shelter, Ilford IG2 7RNFestival of Britain(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 26-Apr-2021)Link

South Row and The Paragon, Blackheath, London SE3 0PAFestival of Britain(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 10-Mar-2020)Link

12 Churchill Gardens Road, Pimlico, London SW1V 3DNFestival of Britain(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 05-Sep-2019)Link

Central Avenue, London SW11 4NJFestival of Britain(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 29-Mar-2016)Link

41 Fieldgate Street, London E1 1JUFieldgate Street Great Synagogue(Churches etc)(Photos Taken: 09-Aug-2016)Link

Holborn Viaduct, London EC1A 2DEFine Art Holborn Viaduct(Misc)(Photos Taken: 22-Jun-2022)Link

2 Branch Road, Limehouse, London E14 7JLFinnish Seamen's Mission(Charitable)(Photos Taken: 27-Dec-2019)Link

Finsbury Park, London N4 2NQFinsbury Park(Parks and Gardens)(Photos Taken: 09-Mar-2021)Link

Vaudeville Court, St Thomas Road, Holloway, London N4 2QGFinsbury Park Empire(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 15-Feb-2018)Link

Chelsea Fire Station, Kings Road, London SW3 5UFFiremen Plaque 1(World War History)(Photos Taken: 11-Jun-2015)Link

Gainsborough School, West Ham, London E15 3AFFiremen Plaque 10(World War History)(Photos Taken: 04-May-2017)Link

Beckenham Fire Station, 8 Beckenham Road, Beckenham BR3 4LRFiremen Plaque 11(World War History)(Photos Taken: 01-Jun-2017)Link

45 West Hill, Wandsworth, London SW18 1RLFiremen Plaque 13(World War History)(Photos Taken: 21-Jun-2018)Link

163 Plaistow Road, Plaistow, London E15 3ETFiremen Plaque 15(World War History)(Photos Taken: 13-Dec-2019)Link

45 West Hill, Wandsworth, London SW18 1RLFiremen Plaque 16(disasters)(Photos Taken: 22-Nov-2019)Link

45 West Hill, Wandsworth, London SW18 1RLFiremen Plaque 17(World War History)(Photos Taken: 22-Nov-2019)Link

Athelstane Grove and Saint Stephens Road, Hackney, London E3 5JGFiremen Plaque 6(World War History)(Photos Taken: 07-Sep-2016)Link

463 Westferry Road, Isle of Dogs, London E14 3ANFiremen Plaque 8(World War History)(Photos Taken: 05-Oct-2016)Link

Poplar Fire Station, 168 East India Dock Road, London E14 0BPFiremen Plaque 9(World War History)(Photos Taken: 05-Oct-2016)Link

Sermon Lane and Carter Lane, St Pauls, London EC4V 5EYFiremen's National Memorial (World War History)Princess Anne (Royalty)Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother (Royalty)(Photos Taken: 07-Dec-2022)Link
Plaque Wording: [Blitz] / The heroes with grimy faces / Winston Churchill
In honour and memory of those firefighters who gave their lives in the defence of the nation, 1939-1945.
This monument was commissioned by the founder Master of the Guild of Firefighters supported by public and service donations. MCMXC
Sculptor = John W Mills ARCA FRBS
The United Kingdom Firefighters National Memorial This memorial was re-dedicated and unveiled on the 16th September 2003 by HRH The Princess Royal (Patron to the Firefighters Memorial Charitable Trust).
This memorial was unveiled by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother on 4 May 1991.

Oratory School, Bury Walk, Cale Street, Chelsea, London SW3 6QHFirst Belgian School in London(Education)(Photos Taken: 06-Jul-2020)Link

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8 Fore Street, London EC2Y 5AGFirst Bomb in City of London(World War History)(Photos Taken: 09-Sep-2016)Link

16 Alkham Road, Stoke Newington, London N16 7AAFirst Bomb of World War One(World War History)(Photos Taken: 14-Oct-2016)Link

Grove Road Railway Bridge, Grove Road, Bow, London E3First Flying Bomb(World War History)(Photos Taken: 07-Sep-2016)Link

269 Kilburn High Road, London NW6 7JRFirst Kilburn Bridge(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 17-May-2019)Link

Croydon Road Recreation Ground, Beckenham BR3First Public Airmail Flight (Transport) Francis Alexander Barton (Scientist)(Photos Taken: 01-Jun-2017)Link
Plaque Wording: Croydon Road Recreation Ground 9th August 1902
Britain's First Public Airmail Flight Beckenham - Leeds Castle - Godmersham - Dover
Pilots - M Auguste Eugine Gaudron Dr Francis Alexander Barton Bromley & Beckenham Philatelic Society

Halton Mansions, 1 Braes Street, Islington, London N1 2ABFirst state-aided housing in Islington(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 30-Jun-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: This stone was erected the 8th of January 1921 in the Mayoralty of E H King Esq., J.P. to commemorate the first state-aided housing scheme commenced in the Borough of Islington. CGE Fletcher, C.B.E. Town Clerk ECP Monson, F.R.I.B.A., architect Rice and Son, builders.

25 Thistlethwaite Road, London E5 0QGFirst Synagogue in Hackney(Churches etc)(Photos Taken: 25-Mar-2016)Link

Federation Square, Melbourne, AustraliaFirst Tanderrum(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 04-Nov-2018)Link

43 Beauchamp Place, Chelsea, London SW3 1NXFirst Test Match(Sport)(Photos Taken: 04-Feb-2018)Link

Kennington Oval, London SE11 5SSFirst Test Match (The Oval)(Sport)(Photos Taken: 14-Jan-2020)Link

Pedestrian Bridge, Old Ford Road and Crown Close, Bow, London E3 2JQFish Island(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 11-Dec-2019)Link
Plaque Wording: Leaside - Gateway to Fish Island Funded through Leaside Regeneration Ltd SRB4 Programme - London Development Agency - Tower Hamlets - Transport for London Street Management - This project is being part-financed by the European Community European Regional Development Fund - Groundwork Hackney

Terrace Gardens, Richmond Hill, Richmond TW10 6RHFish Marker Stone(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 13-Jun-2021)Link

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East Hill, Wandsworth, London SW18 2HTFishmongers Almshouses(Charitable)(Photos Taken: 08-Aug-2018)Link

62 Bouverie Street, Temple, London EC4Y 1HTFleet Street Heritage Sundial(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 11-Dec-2022)Link

25 Cecil Court, London WC2N 4EZFlicker Alley(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 09-Aug-2016)Link

Flushing Cemetery, Queens, NY 11358, USAFlushing Cemetery War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 09-Jun-2023)Link

Esher Wing, Kingston upon Thames KT2 7QU Kingston Hospital Flying Bomb(World War History)(Photos Taken: 02-Jul-2018)Link

12 Folgate Street, Spitalfields, London E1 6UHFolgate Street Houses(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 16-Mar-2021)Link

1 Arboretum Place, Barking IG11 7GUFolly Wall(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 07-Feb-2022)Link

Siege Bell War Memorial, 32 Lvant, Il-Belt Valletta, MaltaFor the Fallen(World War History)(Photos Taken: 01-May-2024)Link

2 Kings Road, Chingford, London E4 7EYFormer Chingford Fire Station(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 15-Jun-2018)Link

351 Upper Bukit Timah Road, SingaporeFormer Ford Factory (Singapore)(World War History)(Photos Taken: 01-Nov-2018)Link

318 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne, VICFormer Money Order Office (Melbourne)(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 04-Nov-2018)Link

Fortune Theatre, Russell Street, Holborn, London WC2B 5HHFortune Theatre(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 21-Oct-2019)Link

near 25 Cannon Street, London EC4M 5TAFounding of Australia (Historical non-London) Arthur Phillip (Armed Forces) P Gidley King (Politician ) George Johnston (Armed Forces)HMS Supply (Armed Forces)(Photos Taken: 20-Mar-2024)Link
Plaque Wording: The Founding of Australia at Sydney on Saturday 26th January 1788. Figures in rowing boat leaving H.M.S. Supply are Capt. Arthur Phillip, R.N., Lieut P. Gidley King, R.N. and Lieut George Johnston Marines A.D.C.

Corams Fields, opposite 93 Guilford Street, Clerkenwell, London WC1N 1DN Thomas Coram (Philanthropist)Foundling Hospital (Charitable) Harold Harmsworth (1st Viscount Rothermere) (Press)(Photos Taken: 27-Sep-2023)Link
Plaque Wording: These grounds, the site of the Foundling Hospital, established in 1739 by Captain Thomas Coram, were offered for sale as housing land in 1926 when owing to changing social conditions the old Hospital was sold and demolished. After eight years of anxiety to its fate the site was eventually preserved for the use and welfare of the children of Central London by the generosity and vision of Harold Viscount Rothermere, by the efforts of the Foundling Site Appeal Council, by the co-operation of the governors of the Foundling Hospital and of the Education Committee of the London County Council, and by the enthusiasm of many thousands of donors, large and small, who contributed their money or their toil to the saving of these nine acres, henceforth to be known as Coram's Fields.

109 Strand, London WC2R 0AAFountain Tavern(Pub)(Photos Taken: 22-Jun-2015)Link

along Upper Causeway Inner Harbour wall, Victoria, BC, CanadaFraser River Gold Panning(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 07-Jul-2019)Link

13 Palace Street, London SW1E 5HXFree French Forces(Armed Forces)(Photos Taken: 02-Feb-2016)Link

1 Dorset Square, London NW1 6PUFree French Forces(Armed Forces)(Photos Taken: 11-Jun-2015)Link

Freedman's Cemetery, N Central Expy, Dallas, TX 75204, USAFreedman's Cemetery(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 06-Jun-2023)Link

Freedmans Cemetery, N Central Expy, Dallas, TX 75204, USAFreedman's Cemetery(Misc)(Photos Taken: 06-Jun-2023)Link
Plaque Wording: Click on the link to see the wording

Guildhall Yard, London EC2V 5AAFreemasons(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 20-Mar-2024)Link

60 Great Queen Street, Holborn, London WC2B 5AZFreemasons(Architectural Gems)(Photos Taken: 21-Feb-2020)Link

12 Masons Avenue, Guildhall, London EC2R 5ANFreemasons(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 28-Feb-2024)Link

Juxon House, 100 St. Pauls Churchyard, London EC4M 8BUFreemasons(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 09-Aug-2016)Link

Pioneer Park Cemetery, 1201 Marilla Street, Dallas, TX 75202, USAFreemasons & The American Revolution(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 06-Jun-2023)Link
Plaque Wording: Our brethren of '76
To the memory of those masons who provided much of the inspiration, determination and leadership for the American Revolution that brought independence to the colonists and established a free nation under God in America. The high noon club of Dallas dedicates this tablet.

South Downs Way, Seaford, East Sussex BN25 4AGFriston Airfield(World War History)(Photos Taken: 17-Sep-2016)Link

Southwark Bridge underbridge, London SE1 9HAFrost Fairs(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 27-Jul-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: {top left}The final Frost Fair was held in 1814. The construction of a new London Bridge with broader spans for shipping improved the flow of the tides. The Thames no longer froze over and the Frost Fairs were no more.
{top right}Sleds, sliding with skeetes, a bull-baiting, horse and coach races, puppet plays and interludes, cooks, tippling, and other lewd places ... a Bacchanalian triumph or carnival on the water.
{bottom left}Tankards of beer, ale, brandy, a dish of famous new-made coffee, tea or chocolate, Roast beef, plum cake; hot codlins, pancakes, duck, goose and sack, Rabbit, capon, Turkey and wooden Jack.
{bottom right}After the construction of London Bridge in 1468 its narrow arches slowed the Thames sufficiently for the water to freeze over in severe winters. During the freeze of 1664 the people of London took to the ice for what became the first ever Frost Fair.

76 Telok Ayer Street, Singapore 048464Fuk Tak Chi Temple(Religious Group)(Photos Taken: 01-Nov-2018)Link

Kyoto Garden, Holland Park, London W14Fukushima Garden(Parks and Gardens)(Photos Taken: 17-Aug-2017)Link

Deodar Road, Putney, London SW15 2NUFulham Railway Bridge(Transport)(Photos Taken: 22-Nov-2019)Link

480 Fulham Palace Road, Fulham, London SW6 6HYFulham United Reformed Church(Religious Group)(Photos Taken: 23-Aug-2017)Link

Church Gate, near All Saints Fulham, Bishops Park, Putney, London SW6 3LAFulham War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 23-Feb-2022)Link
Plaque Wording: To the Honour of Fulham's Gallant Dead They died for freedom 1914-1918 and 1939-1945.

321 Fulham Palace Road, London SW6 6TH Peter Lawson (Civic Officer)Fulham Wasteland & Lygon Almshouses (Charitable)(Photos Taken: 26-May-2022)Link

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321 Fulham Palace Road, London SW6 6THFrederick Lord Bishop of London (Religious)Fulham Wasteland & Lygon Almshouses (Charitable)(Photos Taken: 26-May-2022)Link

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321 Fulham Palace Road, London SW6 6THFulham Wasteland & Lygon Almshouses(Charitable)(Photos Taken: 26-May-2022)Link

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273 Holborn, London EC1N 2NQFurnivals Inn(Legal)(Photos Taken: 06-May-2015)Link

Cricklewood Lane, opposite Elm Grove, London NW2 3AEGaltymore(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 02-Dec-2022)Link

23 Godstone Road, Kenley, Surrey CR8 5AGGardners Pleasure Resort(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 15-Jun-2017)Link

near 8 Change Alley, London EC3V 9AZGarraways Coffee House(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 29-Jun-2017)Link

near 721 Government St, Victoria, BC V8W 1W5, CanadaGas Lighting Victoria(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 08-Jul-2019)Link

Gasholders, 1 Lewis Cubitt Square, London N1C 4BYGasholders Pancras Gasworks(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 05-Mar-2021)Link

Fort Gate, SingaporeGate of Fort Canning(World War History)(Photos Taken: 31-Oct-2018)Link

1 North Road, Highgate, London N6 4BDGatehouse Highgate(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 15-May-2019)Link

Gatehouse Square, Bankside, London SE1 9HNGatehouse Square(Parks and Gardens)(Photos Taken: 04-Aug-2020)Link

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Plaque Wording: {top left} The Gatehouse Square development was designed by the Greater London Council for Southwark Council and constructed with funds provided by the Sea Containers Group. The pavement mosaics which decorate this square were designed and made by pupils from the following schools: Aylwin School, Snowsfields Primary School, St. James CofE Primary School, St. joseph's RC Primary School, George Row, Tower Bridge Primary School. The bronze figure 'Great oaks from little acorns grow' was sculptured by Brian Yale.
{top right} This plaque was unveiled on 12th November 1987 by the Mayor Councillor Mrs Dorothy Winters to commemorate the social housing and nearby workshops which provide job opportunities for local people. These developments have been the result of the commitment of the local community, the Greater London Council and the London Borough of Southwark.

25 Cecil Court, London WC2N 4EZGaumont(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 09-Aug-2016)Link

The Bowlby Centre, 1 Highbury Crescent, London N5 1RN First Gay Rights Demo(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 06-Feb-2018)Link

1 Princes Street, London EC2R 8BPGeneral Letter Office(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 30-Jun-2015)Link

8 Burlington Lane, Chiswick, London W4 2QEGeorge and Devonshire Pub(Pub)(Photos Taken: 18-Mar-2016)Link
Plaque Wording: The George and Devonshire, originally called The George, is a Grade II listed building, and has traded as a public house since the 1650's. It is the last pub still trading in what was Chiswick Village, the others having been demolished or closed down.
The George and Devonshire has had generations of publicans over the years including John Howell Burden, the assistant purser of the Lusitania, aged 25, who was drowned when it was torpedoed by a German U-boat on 7th May 1915. Both are buried in Chiswick Graveyard.
In the 18th century, smugglers used to row up the Thames with their contraband goods of rum and spirits and at a given signal pull over towards the huddle of fisher cottages between the river and the medieval church of St Nicholas. Somewhere among those tiny houses was the opening of a tunnel which led under the church to the George and Devonshire. There the boats would be unloaded and the goods carried up a secret passage, which led into the cellar. Evidence of this passageway can be seen today in the cellar of the George and Devonshire with two steps leading up to a bricked up doorway, facing towards the river!

77 Borough High Street, London SE1 1NH The George Inn(Pub)(Photos Taken: 22-Mar-2016)Link

Gerald Road, Belgravia, London SW1W 9EQGerald Road Police Station(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 13-Feb-2018)Link

The German Hospital, Madinah Road, Dalston, London E8 1PFGerman Hospital(Hospitals etc)(Photos Taken: 25-Mar-2016)Link

South Terrace, Alexandra Palace, London N22German Internees(World War History)(Photos Taken: 26-Jan-2018)Link

Gloucester Gate Bridge, Regents Park, London NW1 7PSGloucester Gate Bridge(Transport)(Photos Taken: 07-Jun-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: Vestry of St Pancras
This stone was fixed on the 11th day of August 1877 by The Right Honourable Gerard James Noel PC, MP., First Commissioner of Her Majesty's Works and Public Buildings at whose suggestion a part of the royal demesne Regents Park was given up for this great public improvement, assisted by William Thornton, George Alfred Nodes - Churchwardens James Hoppey - Chair Thomas Bentley Westacott - Deputy Chairman of the General Purposes Committee upon the direction of which committee the plans of this bridge were designed and prepared for the vestry of St Pancras by William Booth Scott, member of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Engineer Kirk & Randall - Contractors Thomas Eccleston Gibb - Vestry Clerk

Gloucester Gate Bridge, Regents Park, London NW1 7PSGloucester Gate Bridge(Transport)(Photos Taken: 08-Jun-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: Vestry of St Pancras
Gloucester Gate Bridge and Approach Road
This bridge and approach road was opened for public traffic on the 3rd day of August 1878 by Field Marshal, HRH the Duke of Cambridge, GCB, KP, GCS, GCNB, Colonel of the Grenadier Guards, Colonel in Chief of the Royal Artillery, Royal Engineers, 17th Lancers, 60th Rifles and 77th Regiment. Commanding in Chief the Forces. George Alfred Nodes, Richard Kent - Churchwardens Frederick George Baker, Chairman, James Balfour, Deputy Chairman - of the Highways and Public Works Committee

7 Golden Yard, Hampstead, London NW3 6UHGolden Yard(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 08-May-2019)Link
Plaque Wording: Golden Yard is derived from "Goulding" the family who dwelt in the Yard for about 200 years.
The first copyhold grant of 20 Rods was made by the then Lord of the Manor of Hamstede Sir Robert Wroth to Henerye Gouldingy "by the Rod at the Will of the Lord according to the custom of the said Manor by Fealty Suit of Court" in the last quarter of the 16th Century.
The area was then largely a disused sand pit, the sand no doubt used in the expansion of Elizabethan London.
Its upper boundary was along the east side of the now Holly Mount and its lower boundary along the then Cloth Hill, later called the High Road and finally Heath Street. The first cottage in which the Gouldings lived was No. 6 the yearly rental value of which was assessed in 1646 at £3.
Henry Goulding was married at the Parish Church in 1574 to Agne Bolden and they had at least 6 children, the 3rd son Edward married at the age of 12 to a local girl Elizabeth Lacraft in 1601, at which time the population of Hampstead was under 200.
Other residences were erected here by the Goulding family in the late 17th and early 18th centuries, by which time this was called "Goulding's Yard." An entry in 1758 gives the names of those entitled to use "the said Pump in the yard for water, the common necessary house and watercourses".
The properties were sold in 1779 by Sarah Goulding (then a Mrs Brown) to John Bitton, upon whose death in 1822 and as directed in his Will the small estate was sold separately, his beneficiary living at that time in Benham Place close by.
Compiled from the Manorial and other Rolls, Parish Church Register, old Title Deeds and Maps, 1960, E.R. Levett, 6 Golden Yard.

Golders Hill Park, North End Way, London NW3 7HEGolders Hill Park(Parks and Gardens)(Photos Taken: 03-Jul-2020)Link

70 Edith Road, West Kensington, London W14 9ARGoossens Family(Music)(Photos Taken: 24-Mar-2016)Link

Swakeleys Rd, Ickenham, Uxbridge UB10 8DQGospel Tree(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 28-May-2018)Link

1401 Rockland Avenue,, BC V8S 1V9 CanadaGovernment House Victoria(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 07-Jul-2019)Link

47 Bennett Park, Blackheath, London SE3 9RAGPO Film Unit(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 28-Apr-2016)Link

125 High Street, Croydon CR0 9XPGrand Theatre and Opera House(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 24-May-2016)Link

15 Sturt Street, Robe SA 5276, AustraliaGranny Banks Cottage (Robe)(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 08-Nov-2018)Link

Gray's Inn, High Holborn, London WC1V 7PUGray's Inn(Trade Group)(Photos Taken: 07-Mar-2021)Link

11 Marnock Road, Brockley, London SE4 1EU Amanda Grayson(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 16-Oct-2022)Link

Cheapside, London EC2V 6EEGreat Conduit(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 22-Oct-2020)Link

80B Cheapside, London EC2V 6EE The Great Conduit(Science and Engineering)(Photos Taken: 25-Jun-2015)Link

7 Old Compton Street, Soho, London W1D 5JEGreat Dangaroo Flood(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 16-Jun-2020)Link

near South Carriage Drive, Hyde Park, London SW7Great Exhibition(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 19-Jun-2014)Link

near West Carriage Drive, Hyde Park, London SW7 1QHGreat Exhibition(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 22-May-2019)Link

near South Carriage Drive, Hyde Park, London SW7Great Exhibition(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 19-Jun-2014)Link

near South Carriage Drive, Hyde Park, London W1JGreat Exhibition(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 30-Jan-2019)Link

68 Tooley Street, London SE1 2TFGreat Fire of Tooley Street(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 21-Jul-2020)Link

2 Walnut Road, Leyton, London E10 5TEGreat Forest of Essex(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link

Great Maze Pond, Southwark, London SE1 9GUGreat Maze Pond(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 28-Feb-2019)Link

13 Great Ormond Street, Holborn, London WC1N 3RAGreat Ormond Street(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 04-Jun-2020)Link

Victoria Embankment Gardens, London WC2N 6DUGreat Storm(Parks and Gardens)(Photos Taken: 22-Nov-2022)Link

Middle of Kenwood, Hampstead, London NW3 Kenwood Great Storm(Parks and Gardens)(Photos Taken: 02-May-2017)Link
Plaque Wording: The Great Storm In the early hours of 16th October 1987, a hurricane force wind swept through Ken Wood. 54 mature trees were blown down and the wood devastated. As a site of special scientific interest, the storm damage is being repaired by careful management to encourage natural regeneration. The contributions from those listed here are helping to bring new life to the storm damaged woods.

1 Creechurch Lane, City of London EC3A 5AYGreat Synagogue Dukes Place(Churches etc)(Photos Taken: 02-Oct-2018)Link

500 25th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11232, United StatesGreen-Wood Cemetery(Parks and Gardens)(Photos Taken: 03-May-2018)Link

Cutty Sark Gardens, Greenwich, London SE10 9HTGreenwich Foot Tunnel(Transport)(Photos Taken: 28-Apr-2016)Link

Greenwich Market, 7a College Approach, London SE10 9HYGreenwich Market(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 04-May-2017)Link

141 Greenwich High Road, London SE10 8JAGreenwich Town Hall(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 18-May-2017)Link

St Marks Road, Notting Hill, London W11 1QYGrenfell Fire(Disasters)(Photos Taken: 03-Jun-2020)Link

90 Basinghall Street, London EC2V 5AY Thomas Boor Crosby (Civic Officer)Gresham Committee (Charitable) David Coates (Misc)(Photos Taken: 26-Apr-2023)Link

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114 Newgate Street, London EC1A 7AEGrey Friars Monastery Site(Churches etc)(Photos Taken: 25-Jun-2015)Link

34 Smillie St, Robe SA 5276, AustraliaGrey Masts (Robe)(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 08-Nov-2018)Link

67 Butts Green Road, Hornchurch RM11 2JSGrey Towers (Te Whare Puni)(Hospitals etc)(Photos Taken: 26-Apr-2021)Link

Saddlers Mead Recreation Ground, off Clonard Way, Hatch End HA5 4BUGrim's Dyke(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 07-Jun-2018)Link

Montesole Playing Fields, Uxbridge Road, Pinner HA5 3LPGrim's Dyke(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 07-Jun-2018)Link

24 South Audley Street, Mayfair, London W1K 2PAGrosvenor Chapel(Churches etc)(Photos Taken: 15-Jun-2020)Link

Senators Lodge, 300 Roman Road, Bow, London E3 5RQGrove Road Toll Bar(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 11-Dec-2019)Link

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Guards Memorial, 69 Horse Guards Road, London SW1A 2BJGuards Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 16-Nov-2023)Link

Regents Canal Towpath, Camden Town, London NW1 8AFGuilders Stone(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 13-Dec-2019)Link

Gresham Street, London EC2V 7HHGuildhall(Architectural Gems)(Photos Taken: 29-Jun-2017)Link
Plaque Wording: This east wing of the south front of the Guildhall was restored in 1910 according to the original design and as built by George Dance RA in 1788. The Rt. Hon. Sir John Knill, bart, Lord Mayor F. G. Painter Esq Deputy Chairman City Land Committee Sydney Perks FRIBA, FSA, Architect

244-278 Crondall Street, London N1 6JFGunpowder Plot(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 22-Mar-2016)Link

Kranji Commonwealth War Cemetery, SIngaporeGurkhas Singapore(World War History)(Photos Taken: 01-Nov-2018)Link

21 Tuesday Market Place, Kings Lynn, Norfolk PE30 1JWGurneys Bank(Architectural Gems)(Photos Taken: 02-Oct-2017)Link

73 Pitfield Street, Hoxton, London N1 6BTHaberdashers Place(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 10-Jul-2020)Link

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Hackney Church, Lower Clapton Road, London E5 0PDHackney War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 19-Oct-2022)Link

Victoria Park, near Cadogan Terrace, Hackney, London E9 5HT Hackney Wick War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 31-Jul-2022)Link
Plaque Wording: {all 4 sides mostly illegible, but begins:} To the memory of Hackney Wick men who fell in the great war 1914-1919

30 Shenley Road, Borehamwood WD6 1DRHammer Films(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 11-Mar-2019)Link

Furnival Gardens, Hammersmith, London W6 9DJHammersmith and Fulham WW1 Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 26-Apr-2022)Link

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Queen Caroline St, Hammersmith, London W6 9BZHammersmith Drawdock(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 19-Mar-2018)Link

228 Shepherds Bush Road, London W6 7NNHammersmith Palais(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 10-Jun-2017)Link

The William Morris Society, 26 Upper Mall, Hammersmith, London W6 9TAHammersmith Socialists(Political Group)(Photos Taken: 16-Jul-2017)Link
Plaque Wording: Guests and neighbours, on the site of this guest-hall once stood the lecture-room of the Hammersmith Socialists. Drink a glass to the memory! May 1962. - News from nowhere. William Morris.

St Edmund's Pleasance, 18 East Hill, Dartford DA1 1TBHampden Bomber Crash(World War History)(Photos Taken: 28-Apr-2023)Link

Hampstead Cemetery, Fortune Green Road, London NW6 1DRHampstead Civilian War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 24-Mar-2021)Link

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22 Hanbury Street, Spitalfields, London E1 6QRHanbury Hall (Churches etc) William Forster (Religious)(Photos Taken: 11-May-2022)Link

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235 Regent Street, Mayfair, London W1B 2ELHanover Chapel(Churches etc)(Photos Taken: 14-Jun-2020)Link

Lauriston Road, South Hackney, London E9 7LHHappy Married Life Trough(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 13-Dec-2019)Link

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Plaque Wording: The gift of L.S. and B.S. to commemorate 25 years of happy married life, 1881.

423 Front Street, Key West, FL 33040, USAHarbor House Key West(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 05-Mar-2023)Link

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71 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC 3000, AustraliaHarley House (Melbourne)(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 05-Nov-2018)Link

outside Bombay Central, 328 High Road, Harrow HA3 6HSHarow Weald Stone(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 28-Oct-2022)Link

Harrington Square Gardens, Mornington Crescent, London NW1 2JHHarrington Square Bomb(World War History)(Photos Taken: 20-Jun-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: Dedicated on September 9th 2010 on the 70th anniversary of the London Blitz. In loving memory of our father Pinkus Nirenstein, brother Phillip and sister Freda, her fiancé Morris Wolkind and the seven other people who lost their lives when a bomb destroyed 35 Harrington Square on September 9th 1940.
On behalf of Sophie, wife to Pinkus, and the siblings that survived: Phyllis Hillel, David Niren, Lily Mitchell, their children and grandchildren.

1 Gordon Avenue, Stanmore HA7 3RJHarrow & Stanmore Railway(Transport)(Photos Taken: 03-Apr-2022)Link

The Bridge, Wealdstone, London HA3 5DBHarrow and Wealdstone Station(Transport)(Photos Taken: 07-Jun-2018)Link

Harrow District Masonic Centre, Northwick Circle, Harrow HA3 0ELHarrow Masons War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 02-Jul-2023)Link

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Church Hill, Harrow on the Hill, London HA1 3HLHarrow Old Schools(Education)(Photos Taken: 18-Jun-2018)Link

near Harrow Civic Centre, Harrow HA3 5AAHarrow War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 28-Oct-2022)Link

Harvard Chapel, Southwark Cathedral, London Bridge, London SE1 9DA John Harvard (Religious)Harvard Chapel (Churches etc) John La Farge (Painter)(Photos Taken: 10-Apr-2024)Link
Plaque Wording: In memory of John Harvard founder of Harvard University in America baptized in this church 29 November 1607

Station Approach, Hatch End HA5 4HUHatch End Station(Transport)(Photos Taken: 07-Jun-2018)Link

13 Victoria Street, Robe SA 5276, AustraliaHateleys Bakery (Robe)(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 08-Nov-2018)Link

Yardley Forest Nursery, Yardley Lane, Epping Forest, London E4 7RSHawkwood Lodge(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 15-Jun-2018)Link

6 Hay's Lane, London Bridge, London SE1 2HBHay's Wharf(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 21-Jul-2020)Link

St Thomas' Hospital, Millennium Gardens, Lambeth Palace Road, London SE1 3FTHealthcare Workers(Hospitals etc)(Photos Taken: 11-Jul-2021)Link
Plaque Wording: Mary Seacole Trust: This plaque is to honour those healthcare workers who have dedicated themselves to aiding others in times of war, conflict and catastrophe throughout history
8th September 2017

12 New Burlington Street, Mayfair, London W1S 3BFHeathcoat House(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 14-Jun-2020)Link

Philae Temple of Isis, Philae, EgyptHeavy Camel Corp(Armed Forces)(Photos Taken: 24-Dec-2009)Link
Plaque Wording: In memory of 9 Officers & 92 NCOs & Men of the Heavy Camel Regt who lost their lives in the Soudan 1884-5

253 Mile End Road, London E1 4BJHebra Guemilut Hasadim (Churches etc)Spanish and Portuguese Jews' Association (Religious Group)(Photos Taken: 20-May-2016)Link
Plaque Wording: A hospital for sick poor and lying-in women formed part of the Hebra Guemilut Hassadim established in 5425-1665 and was located on this site in front of the burial ground of the Spanish and Portuguese Jews' Association the first cemetery acquired by Jews after their re-settlement in this country.
In 5507-1747 the hospital was established as a separate institution Beth Holim and is now used as a home for the aged.
Re-erected to the glory of god

War Memorial Monument, Watford Way, London NW4 3SPHendon War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 09-May-2022)Link
Plaque Wording: This memorial is also dedicated to the memory of those inhabitants of Hendon both members of the services and civilians who lost their lives in the 2nd World War 1939-1945

War Memorial Monument, Watford Way, London NW4 3SPHendon War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 09-May-2022)Link
Plaque Wording: {top left} 1914-1918 Erected by residents of the central and west wards of Hendon in memory of their glorious dead.... (followed by many names)

Trans-Canada Hwy, Jasper, AB T0E 1E0, CanadaHenry House(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 23-Jun-2019)Link

6 St James Square, St James, London SW1Y 4JUHervey Family(Misc)(Photos Taken: 10-Feb-2018)Link
Plaque Wording: On this site stood the residence of The Hervey Family. Their house was completed in 1676 and occupied the following year by John Hervey. Treasurer to Queen Catherine of Braganza. Wife of King Charles II. In 1700 the property passed to his nephew also John Hervey who became Earl of Bristol in 1714. His descendants retained it until 1955. The house was demolished in 1958 and has been twice replaced. The present building was completed in 2014.

outside 88 Fleet Road, Hampstead, London NW3 2QTHidden River(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 15-Dec-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: Hidden River 1860s. The River Fleet runs under your feet. This subterranean stream flows from the Hampstead and Highgate ponds to the River Thames

107 Swains Lane, Highgate, London N6 6PJHighgate Camp(World War History)(Photos Taken: 15-May-2019)Link

Inverforth House, North End Way, Hampstead, London NW3 7EUHill Garden Shelter(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 28-Jan-2019)Link

4 Hillfield Park, Muswell Hill, London N10 3QSHillfield Park Golden Jubilee(Parks and Gardens)(Photos Taken: 12-Sep-2019)Link

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40 Hillfield Park, Muswell Hill, London N10 3QSHillfield Park House of the Century(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 12-Sep-2019)Link

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Hindle House, Arcola Street, Hackney Downs, London E8 2DYHindle House Blitz bomb(World War History)(Photos Taken: 05-Dec-2019)Link

Furnival Gardens, Hammersmith, London W6 9DJHiroshima and Nagasaki Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 26-Apr-2022)Link

Tavistock Square Gardens, London WC1H 9EZHiroshima Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 21-May-2023)Link

along Island Highway, Campbell River, BC, CanadaHistoric Pier Street Campbell River(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 30-Jun-2019)Link

along Island Highway, Campbell River, BC, CanadaHistoric Pier Street Campbell River(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 30-Jun-2019)Link

along Island Highway, Campbell River, BC, CanadaHistoric Pier Street Campbell River(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 30-Jun-2019)Link

along Island Highway, Campbell River, BC, CanadaHistoric Pier Street Campbell River(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 30-Jun-2019)Link

along Island Highway, Campbell River, BC, CanadaHistoric Pier Street Campbell River(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 30-Jun-2019)Link

Leytonstone Train Station, Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HEHitchcock Mosaics: Hitchcock and Dietrich (TV Film Theatre) Marlene Dietrich (Actor)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: Hitchcock and Dietrich - Marlene Dietrich, star of his 1950 thriller Stage Fright, relaxes with Hitchcock off set.
"Marlene was a professional star - she was also a professional cameraman, art director, editor, costume designer, hairdresser, make-up woman, composer, producer and director." - Alfred Hitchcock.

Leytonstone Train Station, Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HEHitchcock Mosaics: Hitchcock at work(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: Hitchcock at Work - In a directorial pose from the Skin Game of 1931 Hitchcock is imagined directing some of his stars, including Margaret Lockwood, Ingrid Bergman, Peter Lorre and Cyril Richard.
"In Hitchcock's eyes the movement was dramatic, not the acting. When he wanted the audience to be moved, he moved the camera. He was a subtle human being, and he was also the best director I have ever worked with." - Bruce Dern, actor.

Leytonstone Train Station, Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HEHitchcock Mosaics: North by Northwest(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: North by Northwest, 1959 - Hitchcock's supreme chase comedy-thriller in which Cary Grant, as urbane businessman Roger Thornhill, is mistaken for a spy and is pursued across the country by both enemy agents and the police. In this famous scene his life is threatened by, of all things, a crop-dusting aeroplane.
"It is only when you adopt the basic premise that Cary Grant could not possibly come to harm that the tongue in Hitchcock's cheek becomes plainly visible." - Hollis Alpert, Saturday Review.

Leytonstone Train Station, Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HEHitchcock Mosaics: Number 17(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: Number 17, 1932 - Jewel thieves Brant and Sheldrake - played by Donald Calthrop and Garry Marsh - attempt a getaway to the coast on a stolen train, moments before their high speed chase ends in disaster.
"A lot of movies are about life, mine are like a slice of cake". - Alfred Hitchcock

Leytonstone Train Station, Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HEHitchcock Mosaics: outside his father's shop(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: Young Alfred outside his fathers shop Alfred Hitchcock as a boy on a horse outside his father's greengrocers shop at 517 The High Road, Leytonstone (circa 1906).

Leytonstone Train Station, Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HEHitchcock Mosaics: Psycho(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: Psycho, 1960 - Hitchcock directs Anthony Perkins as Norman Bates, who "goes a little mad sometimes", and Janet Leigh as the unfortunate Marion Crane before the infamous shower scene.
"At the end of Psycho, I realised I'd worked with the director who'd been more open to the actor's suggestions and ideas than any I'd worked with" - Anthony Perkins.
"Psycho gave me very wrinkled skin. I was in that shower for seven days... At least he made sure the water was warm." - Janet Leigh.

Leytonstone Train Station, Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HEHitchcock Mosaics: Rear Window(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: Rear Window, 1954 - James Stewart as action photographer LB Jefferies is confined to his apartment by a broken leg. With the help of fiancé Lisa Freemont, played by Grace Kelly, he begins to suspect a murder has occurred and sets out to resolve the crime.
"I've never seen Hitchcock look through a camera - some directors never stop." - James Stewart.
Stella (Thelma Ritter): "We've become a race of Peeping Toms. What people ought to do is get outside their own house and look in for a change. Yes sir. How's that for a bit of homespun philosophy."

Leytonstone Train Station, Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HEHitchcock Mosaics: Rebecca(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: Rebecca, 1940 - Joan Fontaine as the new Mrs De Winter struggling to escape the memory of her husband's first wife, Rebecca. Here, Mrs Danvers (Judith Anderson) wills her to suicide. In the background, St John's Church, Leytonstone, as it was in Hitchcock's childhood.
Mrs Danvers (Judith Anderson): "You're overwrought, madam. I've opened a window for you. A little air will do you good. Why don't you go? Why don't you leave Manderley? He doesn't need you. He's got his memories. He doesn't love you - he wants to be alone again with her. You've nothing to stay for. You've got nothing to live for have you, really? Look down there. It's easy, isn't it? Why don't you? Go on, go on. Don't be afraid..."

Leytonstone Train Station, Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HEHitchcock Mosaics: Strangers on a Train(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: Strangers On a Train, 1951 - Based on a novel by Patricia Highsmith and co-scripted by Raymond Chandler, this is the story of the psychotic Bruno, brilliantly played by Robert Walker, who suggests exchanging murder victims with Guy, played by Farley Granger, a stranger that happens by chance to share the same train.
Bruno (Robert Walker): "Some people are better off dead - like your wife and my father, for instance."

Leytonstone Train Station, Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HEHitchcock Mosaics: Suspicion(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: Suspicion, 1941 - Cary Grant as dubitable playboy Johnny Aysgarth bringing to his young, new wife a drink, which she suspects to be poisoned.
Johnnie Aysgarth: "If you're going to kill someone, do it simply."

Leytonstone Train Station, Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HEHitchcock Mosaics: The Birds(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: The Birds, 1963 - Tippi Hedren as Melanie Daniels, one of the Bodega Bay residents inexplicably attacked by ever increasing flocks of birds, in Hitchcock's apocalyptic allegory.
"Hitchcock captures the subtleties of females warring with each other; all those nuances of knives and guns conducted in looks and body language. He sculpts the human body in space." - Camilla Paglia.

Leytonstone Train Station, Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HEHitchcock Mosaics: The Pleasure Garden(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: The Pleasure Garden, 1926 - A good old-fashioned melodrama, full of life, death and passion, this was Hitchcock's first feature as sole director and conveys his enthusiasm for the theatre and the music hall.
"Once a man commits himself to murder, he will soon find himself stealing. The next step will be alcoholism, disrespect for the Sabbath and from there on it will lead to rude behaviour. As soon as you set the first steps on the path to destruction you never know where you will end. Lots of people owe their downfall to a murder they once committed and weren't too pleased with at the time" - Alfred Hitchcock.

Leytonstone Train Station, Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HEHitchcock Mosaics: The Skin Game(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: The Skin Game, 1932 - Based on a play by John Galsworthy, the story is about the struggle between the old English way of life and the advance of the factories into the countryside and explores how the country people and the nouveau riche can be equally unscrupulous where property is the goal.
"Hitchcock loves to be misunderstood, because he has based his whole life around misunderstandings." - Francois Truffaut.

Leytonstone Train Station, Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HEHitchcock Mosaics: The Wrong Man(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: The Wrong Man, 1956 - Hitchcock's bleakly realistic account of a real-life story has Henry Fonda as New York musician Christopher Emmanuel Ballestrero mistakenly identified by the police as an armed robber.
"When I was no more than six years of age, I did something my father considered worthy of reprimand. He sent me to the local police station with a note. The officer on duty read it and locked me in a jail cell for five minutes, saying, 'This is what we do to naughty boys.' I have, ever since, gone to any lengths to avoid arrest and confinement. To you young people my message is - Stay out of jail!" - Alfred Hitchcock

Leytonstone Train Station, Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HEHitchcock Mosaics: To Catch a Thief(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: To Catch a Thief, 1955 - High on a roof, reformed cat-burglar John Robie, played by Cary Grant, is caught against a sky illuminated by fireworks as he attempts to capture the impostor who has been giving him a bad name.
"Hitchcock couldn't have been a nicer fellow. I whistled coming to work on his films." - Cary Grant.

Leytonstone Train Station, Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HEHitchcock Mosaics: Vertigo(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: Vertigo, 1958 - Tom Helmore as Gavin Elster and Kim Novak as Madeline in Hitchcock's masterly study of love and obsession.
"Hitchcock knew exactly what he wanted to do in this film, exactly what he wanted to say, and how it should be seen and told. And anyone who saw him during the making of the film could see, as I did, that he felt it very deeply indeed." - Samuel Taylor, screenwriter.

Leytonstone Train Station, Church Lane, Leytonstone, London E11 1HEHitchcock Mosaics:Saboteur(TV Film Theatre)(Photos Taken: 22-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: Saboteur, 1942 - Handcuffed together, Robert Cummings as Barry Kane and Priscilla Lane as Patricia Martin escape from a gang of enemy saboteurs. In the background is the old Leytonstone High Road.
"The drama of a nation stirred to action, of a people's growing realisation of themselves and their responsibilities" - Motion Picture Herald.

Memorial Bell, Crystal Palace Park, London SE20 8DTHMS Crystal Palace(World War History)(Photos Taken: 19-Jan-2020)Link
Plaque Wording: [a plaque used to be on the railings and read:] R.N.V.R Memorial Trophy This Trophy was unveiled on the 6th June 1931 by H.R.H. the Prince of Wales K.G. to commemorate the service of R.N.V.R. Officers and men in the Great War including 125,000 Officers and men who were trained for all branches of the Royal Navy at the Training Depot. HMS Victory VI at the Crystal Palace 1914-1918. The trophy was damaged during the/ 1935-1945 War and was restored in 1955 through the generosity of past and present members of the R.N.V.R. and their friends

HMV, 363 Oxford Street, London W1C 2LAHMV(Music)(Photos Taken: 05-Jun-2015)Link

34 Paradise Road, Richmond, London TW9 1SE Leonard Woolf (Author) Virginia Woolf (Author)Hogarth Press (Publishing)(Photos Taken: 09-Oct-2016)Link
Plaque Wording: In this house Leonard and Virginia Woolf lived 1915-1924 and founded the Hogarth Press in 1917

Holland Park, Kensington, London W8 6LUHolland Park Great Storm(Parks and Gardens)(Photos Taken: 07-Nov-2019)Link

Holland Point Park, Victoria, BC, CanadaHolland Point Park(Parks and Gardens)(Photos Taken: 07-Jul-2019)Link

84 Mayton Street, Holloway, London N7 6QTHolloway Fire Brigade Station(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 27-May-2019)Link

East Dean, East Sussex BN20 0DA Sherlock Holmes(Literature)(Photos Taken: 01-Jul-2015)Link

inside entrance, St Bartholomew's Hospital Museum, West Smithfield, London EC1A 7BE Sherlock Holmes (Literature) Doctor John Watson (Literature)(Photos Taken: 08-Sep-2022)Link
Plaque Wording: At this place New Years Day 1881 were spoken these deathless words "You have been in Afghanistan, I perceive" by Mr. Sherlock Holmes in greeting to John H. Watson, M.D. at their first meeting.
The Baker Street Irregulars - 1953 by the amateur mendicants at the caucus club.

Baker Street Station, Marylebone Road, London NW1 5LJ Sherlock Holmes(Literature)(Photos Taken: 20-Aug-2019)Link

221b Baker Street, London NW1 6XE Sherlock Holmes(Literature)(Photos Taken: 05-Jun-2015)Link

Perceval House, 14-16 Uxbridge Road, Ealing, London W5 2HLHolocaust Memorial Day(World War History)(Photos Taken: 20-Jan-2021)Link

Holocaust Memorial, Hyde Park, London W2 2ARHolocaust Memorial Hyde Park(World War History)(Photos Taken: 12-Nov-2019)Link

86-90 Curtain Road, London EC2A 3AAHolywell Priory(Churches etc)(Photos Taken: 22-Mar-2016)Link

87 Vauxhall Walk, Vauxhall, London SE11 5HJHoratio Myer War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 05-Mar-2020)Link

173 Macquarie Street, Sydney NSW 2000, AustraliaHorbury Terrace (Sydney)(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 20-Nov-2018)Link

55 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London E14 8DP John Redwood (Politician)Horseferry Mews (Historical London)(Photos Taken: 09-Mar-2024)Link

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18 West Hill, Dartford DA1 2EPHorseman's Place Leper Hospital(Hospitals etc)(Photos Taken: 28-Apr-2023)Link

Park Lane & Brook Gate, London W1K 7QFHorses in War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 04-Nov-2021)Link

1500 Orange Ave, Coronado, CA 92118, USAHotel del Coronado(Misc)(Photos Taken: 25-Apr-2018)Link

900 W Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC V6C 2W6, CanadaHotel Vancouver(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 09-Jul-2019)Link

111 Spring Street, Melbourne VIC 3000, AustraliaHotel Windsor (Melbourne)(Architectural Gems)(Photos Taken: 05-Nov-2018)Link

Devonshire Square and Cutler Street, London EC3A 7BRHoundsditch Police Murders(Crime and Terrorism)(Photos Taken: 18-Feb-2020)Link

263 North Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000, AustraliaHouse (Adelaide)(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 13-Nov-2018)Link

Hyde Park near South Carriage Drive, London SW1X 7JUHousehold Cavalry(Crime and Terrorism)(Photos Taken: 07-Feb-2021)Link

near South Carriage Drive, Hyde Park, London SW1X 7JTHousehold Cavalry Horses(Crime and Terrorism)(Photos Taken: 12-May-2019)Link

Bromley High Street, Bromley-by-Bow, London E3 3QXHow Memorial Gateway(Churches etc)(Photos Taken: 21-Nov-2021)Link

128 Hoxton Street, London N1 6SHHoxton Hall(Music)(Photos Taken: 22-Mar-2016)Link

Selby Street, Whitechapel, London E1 5BXHughes Mansions(World War History)(Photos Taken: 17-May-2022)Link

West Hill Road, Battersea, London SW18Huguenot Burial Site(Religious Group)(Photos Taken: 16-May-2017)Link

Albert Embankment, near Westminster Bridge, London SE1 7EHHuman BSE(Disasters)(Photos Taken: 05-May-2019)Link

St. Christopher Bastion, Quarry Wharf, Valletta, MaltaHungarian Revolution of 1956(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 01-May-2024)Link

55 Exhibition Road, London SW7 2PGHungarian Uprising(Misc)(Photos Taken: 05-Dec-2017)Link

610-620 Granville Street, Vancouver BC, V6C 3T3 CanadaHunter Brothers Block(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 12-Jun-2019)Link

Hyde Park, London W2 2ARHyde Park Conduit(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 12-Nov-2019)Link

South Carriage Drive, Hyde Park, London SW7Hyde Park IRA Bombing(Crime and Terrorism)(Photos Taken: 16-Apr-2019)Link
Plaque Wording: On 20 July 1982 at this spot, a terrorist bomb was exploded as The Queen's Life Guard was passing. Four members of The Blues and Royals lost their lives. Twelve soldiers and six civilians were injured. Seven horses died.
This memorial is dedicated to the memory of those who died, and was subscribed to by members of the Public and the Armed Forces.

St Katharine's Way, near Tower Bridge, London E1W 1LAHydraulic Power(Science and Engineering)(Photos Taken: 07-Mar-2021)Link
Plaque Wording: Hydraulic Power Dockland's Lifeblood
History
With the advent of the industrial revolution, the exports and imports of Victorian Britain caused the rapid early nineteenth century growth of the London docklands. Muscle and then steam provided the power to do everything from opening the lock gates to loading and unloading the vast warehouses flanking both banks of the Thames. However, fire was such a great risk that the insurance companies insisted on an alternative to steam. This problem was solved largely by the hydraulic inventions of Lord Armstrong of Newcastle, amongst which was the 'jigger' preserved here, which in this case was built by the Hydraulic Engineering Co. Ltd. of Chester in 1890. Hydraulic power was the lifeblood of the docklands.
Mechanics
Widely distributed and easily controllable high-pressure water was fed into the large cylinder. This pushed the piston up, forcing the sheaves apart such that 10cm (4") of silent piston movement gave 80cm (32") of chain movement over the wall crane to unload lighters or barges in the river below. For loading boats out of the warehouse, water was exhausted from the cylinder so that the weight of the piston and load descended by gravity. Two small jiggers control slew, the horizontal semi-rotation of the crane for reaching different cargo positions and swinging the loads into the warehouse doors on each floor served by the same crane. The jigger and crane could be controlled from any floor via a reach rod running up through the building.
The refurbishment of the jigger is part of a series of improvement projects by Taylor Woodrow Property Co. Ltd., owners of St Katharine Docks, with contributory funding from the Government Office for London Single Regeneration Budget Challenge Fund through an award by the Pool of London Partnership. It can be seen going through its cycle by pressing the button once.

Harleyford Street, Oval, London SE11 5SUICC Cricket World Cup(Sport)(Photos Taken: 08-Jul-2020)Link

Redwood Close, Southgate, London N14 6HWIce Wells(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 26-Jan-2018)Link

Victoria Embankment Gardens, London WC2N 5AQImperial Camel Corps War Memorial(World War History)(Photos Taken: 21-Nov-2022)Link

31 Essex Street, London WC2R 3AAImperial Society of Knights Bachelor(Charitable)(Photos Taken: 19-Feb-2018)Link

111 Lisson Grove, Marylebone, London NW1 6UPImproving Dwellings(Historical London)(Photos Taken: 07-Jun-2020)Link

American River Road and Muston Road, Muston SA 5221, AustraliaIndependence (Schooner)(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 10-Nov-2018)Link

India Gate, Brighton Pavilion, Brighton BN1 1EEIndia Gate(Stately Homes)(Photos Taken: 02-Dec-2017)Link

Totem Poles, Stanley Park, Vancouver, BC V6G 3E2, CanadaIndian Totem Poles(Historical non-London)(Photos Taken: 09-Jul-2019)Link
Plaque Wording: The Totem was the British Columbia Indians's coat of arms. Totem poles are unique to the north west coast of B.C. and lower Alaska. They were carved from western red cedar and each carving tells of a real or mythical event. They were not idols nor were the worshipped. Each carving on each pole has a meaning. The eagle represents the kingdom of the air. The whale the lordship of the sea. The wolf, the genius of the land, and the frog, the transitional link between land and sea.