Flying Bomb (V1/V2) Blue Plaque Photo

flying bomb (V1/V2) blue plaque - SER Blackfriars Station    This is the entrance to the former Blackfriars Station. Commenced by the Charing Cross Railway Co. on its line from London Bridge to Charing Cross, it was taken over by the South Eastern Railway Co. before opening in January 1864. Closure came five years later when the South Eastern Railway opened its Waterloo Station (now Waterloo East).  The glazed brick bridge abutments show evidence of bomb damage from the Blitz of 1940 and a V2 rocket in December 1944. Buildings i

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James Hilton Blue Plaque - James Hilton 1900-1954 The noted author and scriptwriter lived here from 1906-1921, and as a boy attended Sir George Monoux Grammar School. His most memorable works include Goodbye Mr Chips, Lost Horizon and Random Harvest
Noël Coward Blue Plaque - Sir  Noël Coward  1899-1973  Actor, Playwright  and Songwriter  born here
Marie Stopes And Reginald Ruggles Gates Black Plaque - Marie Carmichael Stopes  1880-1958  Writer, dramatist and poet.  Publicist of the campaign for sexual education.  Advocate of family planning and founder of pioneer  birth control clinic.  Courageous crusader for the rights of women.  Lived here during her first marriage to  R.R. Gates.