William Henry Perkin Blue Plaque Photo

William Henry Perkin blue plaque - Sir William Henry Perkin FRS discovered the first aniline dyestuff, March 1856, while working in his home laboratory on this site and went on to found science-based industry. 1838-1907

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Lokamanya Tilak Blue Plaque - Lokamanya Tilak 1856-1920 Indian patriot and philosopher lived here 1918-1919
Frank Bates Blue Plaque - Frank Bates 1889-1921 Vocalist and lead singer with pioneering jazz ensemble The Southern Syncopated Orchestra resided here 1918-1919
Roman Amphitheatre Black Plaque - The arena of London's Roman amphitheatre beneath the Guildhall Yard is indicated by the black slate oval inlaid in the yard's paved surface

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Royal London Hospital Archives and Museum
Royal London Hospital Archives and Museum

Royal London Hospital Archives and Museum, St Augustine with St Philip's Church, Newark Street, Greater London, E1 2AA

0.52km

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Jack the Ripper Museum
Jack the Ripper Museum

Jack the Ripper Museum, 12 Cable Street, Greater London, E1 8JG

0.63km

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Brunel Museum
Brunel Museum

Brunel Museum, Railway Avenue, Greater London, SE16 4LF

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Royal Pharmaceutical Society Museum
Royal Pharmaceutical Society Museum

Royal Pharmaceutical Society Museum, 66-68 East Smithfield, Greater London, E1W 1AW

0.66km

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Red Chilli
Red Chilli

137 Leman Street, Whitechapel, London, E1 8EY

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Le Paris Grill Restaurant
Le Paris Grill Restaurant

37 Crutched Friars, Greater London, EC3N 2AE

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