Thomas A Becket Bronze Plaque Photo

Thomas a Becket bronze plaque - Thomas Becket Chancellor, Archbishop and Martyr Son of Gilbert Becket, Mercer was born here c1120.

Thomas A Becket Bronze Plaque Map


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Black Lion, London, Thomas Millwood, And Francis-Smith Black Plaque - Formerly known as the Black Lyon, a public house has stood on this site for well over 200 years.  Originally a piggery it is reputed that the pig farmer started brewing beer for himself and his friends - this proved so popular that it overtook his agricultural interests as his main occupation.  The Hammersmith Ghost started haunting Black Lion Lane an (sic) St. Paul's churchyard in 1804.  One night an excise officer Francis-Smith filled his blunderbuss with shot, and himself with ale before kill
Thomas Gainsborough Blue Plaque - Thomas Gainsborough 1727-1788 artist lived here
Henry Jermyn Green Plaque - Look left to St James's Square and right to St James's Church in Jermyn Street. All this was the inspiration of one man: Henry Jermyn Earl of St Albans KG 1605-1684 diplomat, favourite of Queen Henrietta Maria and "founder of the West End" who died in his house on this site