Simon De Montfort And John Of Gaunt Grey Plaque Photo

Simon de Montfort and John of Gaunt grey plaque - In the Palace of the Savoy lived for many months Simon de Montfort, founder of the House of Commons. This also was the home of John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster, who lived here in princely luxury from 1362 to 1381

Simon De Montfort And John Of Gaunt Grey Plaque Map


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John Marshall And Marshall's Charity Black Plaque - John Marshall founder of Marshall's Charity lived at his mansion house near this spot until his death in 1631 as did his father before him. Marshall's Charity had its offices here until 1967
Ann Boleyn's Well Red Plaque - Ann Boleyn's Well. A romantic tradition alleges that a blow from the hoof of Anne Boleyn's horse caused the spring (now dry) to rise.  However, "Bullen's Well" more likely refers to "Bolonia" or "Boulogne", the Count of Boulogne was lord of the manor in the 12th century. The well may have been near a chapel dedicated to "Our Lady of Boulogne".
John Stuart Mill Green Plaque - John Stuart  Mill  1806-1873  philosopher  lived here