John Vanbrugh Blue Plaque Photo

John Vanbrugh blue plaque - Sir John Vanbrugh architect and dramatist designed this house and lived here c. 1719-26

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Lillie Langtry Blue Plaque - Lillie Langtry 1852-1929 actress lived here
Nicholas Wiseman Stone Plaque - Cardinal Wiseman (1802-1865) lived here
Francis Drake Bronze Plaque - Sir Francis Drake    In 1581 Queen Elizabeth I commanded that Francis Drake's ship, The Golden Hinde, be drawn into a creek near here at Deptford  as a perpetual memorial for having "circuited about the whole earth."    On 4 April 1581, she banqueted on board the Golden Hind and "consecrated it with great ceremonie, pompe, and magnificence eternally to be remembered."  And forthwith knighted Drake on his ship in recognition of the honouyr that he had brought to England by his discoveries and cir