Alliott Verdon Roe Blue Plaque Photo

Alliott Verdon Roe blue plaque - Under these arches Alliott Verdon Roe assembled his AVRO No. 1 triplane. In July 1909 he made the first all-British powered flight from Walthamstow Marsh.

Alliott Verdon Roe Blue Plaque Map


Other Blue Plaques in LondonView All Blue Plaques

Spencer Perceval Brown Plaque - Spencer Perceval (1762-1812) Prime Minister lived here
Hamo Thornycroft Blue Plaque - Sir Hamo Thornycroft 1850-1925 sculptor lived here
William Barber Brown Plaque - This building, designed by Ernest George & Peto, was built for Judge William Barber of Barrow Point House as a temperance tavern in 1878. Its tea - garden attracted visitors from London. It flourished until the late 1920s as Ye Cocoa Tree, then became the local Conservative club until the 1960s.