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William Henry Perkin Blue Plaque - Sir William H. Perkin (1838-1907) discovered mauveine, the world’s first synthetic dyestuff, in 1856. He and his brother Thomas produced mauveine from a factory on this site in 1857, and later alizarin, thus laying the foundations of the organic chemicals industry. This replaces a centenary plaque unveiled by Sir R Robinson in 1957.
Daniel O'Connell Blue Plaque - Daniel O'Connell 'The Liberator' 1775 - 1847  Irish leader and champion of civil rights   lived here in 1833
Philip Wilson Steer Blue Plaque - Philip Wilson Steer 1860-1942 painter lived and died here