John Snow Blue Plaque Photo

John Snow blue plaque - Dr John Snow  (1813-1858)  Founding father of Epidemiology.  In 1854 his research linked  deaths to the water pump  near this site and thus  determined that cholera is  a water borne disease

John Snow Blue Plaque Map


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Allen Lane Black Plaque - Here fifty years ago Allen Lane published his first paperbacks thereby changing reading habits throughout the English speaking world
John Fisher Blue Plaque - Admiral of the Fleet Lord Fisher 1841-1920 lived here as First Sea Lord 1904-1910
Violette Szabo Blue Plaque - Violette Szabo GC 1921-1945 secret agent lived here. She gave her life for the French Resistance.