Open Plaques

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    Alfred Douglas blue plaque
    "This is the plaque that started Open Plaques. I was reading an article about walking across the Uk latitude 50 and how he couldn't find this one in piqued my interest, and now look where we are!" - Jez
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    Wesley's Tree John Wesley visited Stony Stratford five times and it is reputed that at least once he stood beneath this tree and preached. This pla...

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    The Monastery Probably named after the short-lived monastery set up by Father Ignatius in the 19th century