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Bronze Plaque № 10954 - From near this spot December 19 1606 sailed with 105 adventurers the Susan Constant 100 tons Capt. Christopher Newport. In supreme command the Godspeed, 40 tons Capt Bartholomew Gosnold the Discovery 20 tone Capt. John Ratcliffe. Landed at Cape Henry Virginia April 26 1607 arrived Jamestown Virginia May 13 1607. Where these adventurers founded the first permanent English colony in America under the leadership of the intrepid Capt. John Smith...
Harry Beck Blue Plaque - Harry Beck designer of the London Underground map was born here
Christopher Hatton Brass Plaque - Sir Christopher Hatton was born in 1540 and died in 1591. He was Lord Chancellor of England and according to some, a secret lover of Elizabeth I.  She granted him the grounds of Ely Palace on which Hatton House was built, a generous gift which did much to fuel the rumours. Hatton House was demolished in the late 1600s to make way for a new small town called Hatton Garden: this became the centre of London's jewellery trade. By 1850 all of the houses in the area had become a workshop or a diamond