William Henry Perkin Blue Plaque Photo

William Henry Perkin blue plaque - Sir William Henry Perkin FRS discovered the first aniline dyestuff, March 1856, while working in his home laboratory on this site and went on to found science-based industry. 1838-1907

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Edward Burne-Jones Red Plaque - Sir Edward Coley Burne-Jones (1833-1898) artist lived at The Grange on this site 1867-1898.
Dietrich Bonhoeffer Blue Plaque - Dietrich Bonhoeffer 1906-1945 German Theologian, Christian martyr. Pastor, 1933-5, of St Paul's German Evangelical Reformed Church which stood on this site until 1941
William Shakespeare, Christopher Mountjoy, And Mary Mountjoy Blue Plaque - William Shakespeare had lodgings near here in 1604, at the house of Christopher and Mary Mountjoy