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    John Bastard and William Bastard blue plaque
    "Hmmm, a plaque for the "Bastards' House" isn't as bad as you think" - Jez
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    C.P. Snow, author and scientist, 1905-1980. Lord Snow of Leicester was born at 40 Richmond Road opposite this plaque

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    Market House. There was an ancient Market House on this site before 1565 when it was in a ruinous condition and repaired. During the Victorian per...