Roger Bannister Blue Plaque Photo

Roger Bannister blue plaque - Sir Roger Bannister while a medical student at St. Mary’s Hospital Medical School from 1951-54, trained on the cinder track on this site in preparation for the first under 4 minute mile run in Oxford on 6th May 1954.

Roger Bannister Blue Plaque Map


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Louisa Aldrich-Blake Bronze Plaque - Louisa Brandreth Aldrich-Blake DBE MD MS  1865-1925    Dean of the London (Royal Free Hospital)   School of Medicine for Women  1914-1925    Consulting Surgeon   Royal Free Hospital  1919-1925    Surgeon to the Elizabeth Garrett Anderson Hospital  1895-1925    Glorious is the fruit of good labour
Marc Isambard Brunel And Brunel's Engine House Black Plaque - Brunel's Engine House The tunnel shaft and pumping house for Marc Brunel's tunnel was constructed between 1825 and 1843. This was the first thoroughfare under a navigable river in the world.
Alan Turing Multicoloured Plaque - Alan Turing Code Breaker & Pioneer of Computer Science Love Lived Here 1912-1954