Robert Fortune Blue Plaque Photo

Robert Fortune blue plaque - Robert Fortune 1812-1880 plant collector lived here 1857-1880.

Robert Fortune Blue Plaque Map


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Gerard Manley Hopkins Black Plaque - Gerard Manley Hopkins, poet, born 28th July 1844, died 8th June 1889, was born and lived at 87 The Grove Stratford near this site until 1851/2.  'Loathed for a love men knew in them,  Banned by the land of their birth,  Rhine refused them.  Thames would ruin them;  Surf, snow, river and earth  Gnashed: but thou art above, thou Orion of light.'  From: Stanza 21 'The Wreck of the Deutschland'
Cooks Hall Blue Plaque - Site of Cooks Hall  Destroyed by fire  1771
Oskar Kokoschka Blue Plaque - Oskar Kokoschka 1886-1980 painter lived here