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John Harvard blue plaque - John Harvard  1607 - 1638  First Benefactor of  Harvard University  Born in Southwark, baptized in the  Cathedral and educated in the  parish's grammar school.  Sailed to Massachusetts,  1637

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Dante Gabriel Rossetti, William Morris, And Edward Burne-Jones White Plaque - In this house lived in 1851 Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828-1882), poet and painter, and from 1856-1859 William Morris (1834-1896), poet and artist, and Sir Edward Burne-Jones (1833-1898), painter.
Queens Head, London Brass Plaque - The Queens Head dates from 1738 - taking its original name from Queen Street, now known as Denman Street, named in 1862 in honour of the Lord Chief Justice who was born in this street.  During the 1840's the pub traded as the couriers club, operating as both a wine and brandy dealer and coal merchant in 1928, greatly reduced in size, it became part of the Piccadilly Theatre and today continues to share this site with its grand neighbour
Headquarters Of The London Salvage Corps Green Plaque - On this site stood the headquarters of the London Salvage Corps 1907 to 1960