John Kemp Starley Blue Plaque Photo

John Kemp Starley blue plaque - John Kemp Starley (1855 - 1901) Widely considered as the inventor of the modern bicycle, lived on Church Hill, Walthamstow

John Kemp Starley Blue Plaque Map


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Queens Head, London Brass Plaque - The Queens Head dates from 1738 - taking its original name from Queen Street, now known as Denman Street, named in 1862 in honour of the Lord Chief Justice who was born in this street.  During the 1840's the pub traded as the couriers club, operating as both a wine and brandy dealer and coal merchant in 1928, greatly reduced in size, it became part of the Piccadilly Theatre and today continues to share this site with its grand neighbour
Myra Hess Blue Plaque - Dame Myra Hess 1890-1965 pianist lived here
Thomas Britton Green Plaque - Here stood the house of Thomas Britton 1644-1714 The Musical Coalman