Documenting the historical links between people and places as recorded by commemorative plaques


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Photo of Gary Cooper blue plaque
Gwynhafyr on Flickr

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Gary Cooper blue plaque Jez says,"Gary Cooper, gunslinging film star...went to school in Dunstable"

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