Chelmsford Borough Council

To commemorate and help identify famous people and places that have shaped Chelmsford's history, a series of blue plaques are displayed around the town.

Anne Knight 1786-1862 Quaker, feminist, slavery abolitionist and supporter of Universal Suffrage. Born in Springfield. Resident of Chelmsford.

opposite Chelmsford Railway Station, Chelmsford, United Kingdom

Guglielmo Marconi 1874-1937 the Father Of Wireless. From this site was transmitted Britain's first official radio broadcast by Dame Nellie Melba 15th June 1920

Marconi Building, New Street, Chelmsford, United Kingdom