Rosalind Franklin Blue Plaque Photo

Rosalind Franklin blue plaque - Rosalind Franklin 1920-1958 pioneer of the study of molecular structures including DNA lived here 1951-1958

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Ralph Douglas Binney Black Plaque - This plaque was given by the Royal Navy in memory Captain Ralph Douglas Binney CBE Royal Navy who, on 8 December 1944 died from injuries received, when bravely and alone he confronted violent men raiding a jeweller's shop in this lane and struggled to prevent their escape. To honour this courageous act, Captain Binney's fellow officers and other friends founded the Binney Memorial Awards for civilians of the City and Metropolitan areas of London who, in the face of great danger and personal risk
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
James Bradley Green Plaque - In Wanstead James Bradley Third Astronomer Royal 1693-1762  was the first to demonstrate that the earth moves round the sun