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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Squeeze Black Plaque - Squeeze first gigged here 1975 (plaque awaiting planning permission)
Blue Plaque № 10022 - Chislehurst Caves. People came from across London and north west Kent to shelter here during the Blitz. At the height of the bombardment between October 1940 and July 1941 thousands used the cave system each night.
Frank Brangwyn Blue Plaque - Sir Frank Brangwyn 1867-1956 artist lived here