Richard Trevithick Stone Plaque Photo

Richard Trevithick stone plaque - Close to this place Richard Trevithick, born 1771-died 1833, pioneer of high pressure steam, ran in the year 1808 the first steam locomotive to draw passengers.

Richard Trevithick Stone Plaque Map


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Hillingdon House And Hillingdon Hall, London Blue Plaque - The Soldiers Return name came from the days when soldiers would return to the nearby RAF base to convalesce after active service.  RAF Uxbridge occupies the former estate and grounds of the historic Hillingdon House and has an important connection with Britain's air defence during the World War II.  The original Hillingdon House is thought to have been built in 1617 and was rebuilt in 1717 by the last Duke of Schonberg.  Prior to 1717, the estate had been identified as belonging partly to the ma
Beatrix Potter Blue Plaque - Beatrix Potter lived in a house on the site from 1866 to 1913
Fan Makers' Company Blue Plaque - The Fan Makers' Company met in their common hall in Red Cross Street to adopt their constitution in 1710