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ST PETERSGATE BRIDGE Opened in 1868. Designer:R Rawlinson. Cast iron bridge with five brick arches. The unusual urban engineering allowed east access from the St Petersgate to the Market.
Little Underbank, Stockport, United Kingdom
Site of the Saracen's Head Inn demolished 1868
Snow Hill, EC1, London, United Kingdom
Built on the market place in 1827 by Earl Grosvenor who owned most of Shaftesbury, it replaced the open-arched New Guild Hall. Clock tower added in 1879.
Town Hall, High Street, Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
The Silver Studio, established here in 1880. Arthur Silver (1853-1896), Rex Silver (1879-1965), Harry Silver (1881-1971), designers, lived here.
84 Brook Green Road, Hammersmith and Fulham, W6, London, United Kingdom
Herbert Louis, 1st Viscount Samuel of Mount Carmel and Toxteth, (1870-1963) Statesman. was born here.
11 Belvidere Road, Liverpool, United Kingdom
This Castle and lands adjoining were very generously given to the people of Kenilworth by the Rt. Hon Cyril Davenport, Baron Kenilworth, C.B.E., T.D., who handed the deeds of the freehold to the Chairman of the Urban District Council of Kenilworth, Mr. Councillor Leonard Smalley, J.P., M.B., on the 11th day of November, 1958, The 400th anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth I to the throne of England.
Near the Great Hall - Kenilworth Castle, Kenilworth, United Kingdom
'Wie alles verlaat vindt in vaders huis dat vele woningen heeft, zijn thuis'. In het voormalig klooster dat hier stond, behorend aan het uitgevershuis van zijn vader, stierf op 26 januari 1953 de dichter Martinus Nijhoff
Kleine Kazernestraat 1, Den Haag, Netherlands
Texas Historical Marker #11216
Richard (Dick) King and Rachel Ellis King. Richard (Dick) King (July 4, 1849 -- September 28, 1948) and Rachel Ellis (March 20, 1849 -- February 1, 1930), both born into slavery in Alabama, were brought to this area prior to the Civil War. Married in 1869, they were the parents of 10 children, 9 of whom lived to adulthood. Respected members of the Hopewell Community, the Kings operated a grist mill, a syrup mill, and a commissary. Am early pastor of Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church, Mr. King also served on the school board. #11216
?, Crockett, TX, United States