Christopher Wren Green Plaque Photo

Christopher Wren green plaque - St Lawrence Jewry is so called because the original Twelfth Century Church stood on the Eastern side of the City, then occupied by the Jewish Community.  That Church, built in 1136, was destroyed in the Great Fire of London of 1666  The building which replaced it was designed by Sir Christopher Wren in 1680.  Almost completely destroyed by fire in 1940 this time as the result of action by the King's enemies it was restored in 1957 in the tradition of Wren's building.  St. Lawrence Jewry is now t

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Edward Ardizzone Blue Plaque - Edward Ardizzone 1900-1979 artist and illustrator lived here 1920-1972
Aneurin Bevan And Jennie Lee Blue Plaque - Aneurin 'Nye' Bevan 1897-1960 and Jennie Lee 1904-1988 Politicians lived here 1944-1954
Theatre Royal, Marylebone Green Plaque - Site of  Theatre Royal  Marylebone  1832-1959  also known as the  Royal West London Theatre  home of the Victorian  dramatic & music hall  tradition