William Morris Hall Financed by local subscription and erected by voluntary labour in 1909 by members of the William Morris Co-Operative Society as a "Home" for the Socialist/Trades Union/Co-Operative movement in Walthamstow.

6 Somers Road, Walthamstow, London, United Kingdom

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Winns Terrace Erected by Sir T C T Warner as part of the expanding Warner estate. The land was formerly part of the grounds of Water House, previously known as Winns, acquired in 1898 after the death of Edward Lloyd the publisher.

32-34 Winns Terrace, Walthamstow, London, United Kingdom

John Kemp Starley (1855 - 1901) Widely considered as the inventor of the modern bicycle, lived on Church Hill, Walthamstow

Church Hill, Walthamstow, London, United Kingdom

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Bearmans Department Store On this site stood 'Bearmans of Leytonstone' department store - "The Store with the Personal Touch". Opened by Frank Bearman, a draper by profession, in 1898 and family run until 1962. Closed in 1983

829-837 High Road Leytonstone , London, United Kingdom

Kenny Wheeler Jazz trumpeter and composer, lived here 1972-2014. One of the most influential jazz musicians of the late 20th Century.

141 Wallwood Road, Leytonstone, London, United Kingdom

David Bailey CBE Born January 1938 The celebrated artist and photographer was born in this house and lived here until 1941 before bomb damage to the adjacent site caused the family to move to East Ham

69 Wallwood Road, Leytonstone, London, United Kingdom

Damon Albarn The British singer, songwriter, producer and composer, best known for Blur and Gorillaz, lived here in his early years.

21 Fillebrook Road, Leytonstone, London, United Kingdom

The Pastures Demolished 1966. Site of a substantial 17th Century house once the home of William Davis a local benefactor after whom the lane is named. Also the home of Agnes Cotton who named the house and founded the Home of the Good Shepherd in 1879

Davies Lane, Leytonstone, London, United Kingdom

Jackie Free British Jazz Trombonist Born in Leytonstone, lived here between 1932-1954 "A fine trombone man" (Louis Armstrong 1956)

75 Pearcroft Road, Leytonstone, London, United Kingdom

James Hilton 1900-1954 The noted author and scriptwriter lived here from 1906-1921, and as a boy attended Sir George Monoux Grammar School. His most memorable works include Goodbye Mr Chips, Lost Horizon and Random Harvest

16 College Road, Walthamstow, E17, London, United Kingdom

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Lena Kennedy 1914-1986 born in Highgate but raised in Hoxton, the famous best selling author lived and worked in this house for many years.

8 Wellington Road, Leyton E10, London, United Kingdom

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Alfred Joseph Hitchcock The famous film director was born near this site at 517 High Road Leytonstone on August 13th 1899. Died April 24th 1980

527-529 High Road, Leytonstone, London, United Kingdom

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Former Chingford Fire Station Locally listed building The original home of the Chingford Voluntary Fire Brigade erected in 1899 by Chingford Urban District Council for the sum of £300. It remained in use until replaced by a new fire station in the Ridgeway in the late 1920's.

2 Kings Road, Chingford, United Kingdom

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Peter Blake, Ian Dury, Peter Greenaway & Ken Russell Erected in 1938 as The South West Essex Technical College Waltham Forest College has contributed to the careers of several notable talents. Musician Ian Dury, filmmakers Peter Greenaway and Ken Russell, attended the Art School where artist Peter Blake was a lecturer.

Waltham Forest College, Forest Road, Walthamstow, E17 4JB, UK, London, United Kingdom

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West Ham Parish Boundary Stone. 31 W.H.P. WHP 1775 1864 1850. The dates on this stone show the years in which the boundary was confirmed. It was numbered 31 in 1864, but no longer marks any boundary. Parish boundary markers were beaten in an annual ceremony called The Beating of the Bounds. Parish boundaries were significant because welfare payments, burials and medical treatment for poor people used to be provided by the parish in which they were born.

nr Leytonstone Road, Leyton, London, United Kingdom

Sir John Dankworth CBE 1927-2010 the celebrated jazz composer, saxophinist and clarinetist "Johnny" Dankworth lived here in his early years.

Hollywood Way, Woodford Green, London, United Kingdom

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Freddy Randall 1921-1999 A trumpet hero and true legend of British jazz lived in this house.

Old Church Road, Chingford, United Kingdom

Dave Shepherd Britain's acclaimed jazz clarinetist and bandleader was born here on 7th February 1929

Brookdale Road, Walthamstow, London, United Kingdom

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Stuart Freeborn 1914-2013 The acclaimed motion picture make-up artist, often referred to as the "grandfather of modern make-up design", was born in this house. Perhaps best known for his work on the original Star Wars trilogy, most notably in creating the characters of Yoda and Chewbacca.

Grove Green Road, London, United Kingdom

Manze's Pie & Mash Shop. Locally listed building. Originally from Ravello in Italy, the Manze family emigrated to England in 1878 and founded an empire of fourteen pie & mash shops across London. In 1929 Luigi Manze rebuilt 76 High Street in its present form.

L Manze Eel, Pie and Mash Shop, Walthamstow High Street, London, United Kingdom

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Kenny Clare 1929-1984 acclaimed British jazz drummer born in Leytonstone, lived here between 1953-1957

Richmond Road, Leytonstone, London, United Kingdom

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Jones's Butchers Shop. Grade II Listed building. Timber framed & weatherboarded former village butchers shop, probably late 18th C. The business was established by the Jones family in 1790 and survived until the 1970's

73 Wood Street, Walthamstow, London, United Kingdom

Locally Listed building. Originally St Mary’s National School erected in 1819 on part of the Workhouse Acre. It was designed to accommodate a master and mistress plus 200 pupils.

National Spiritualist Church, Vestry Road, London, United Kingdom

A.V.Roe 1877 - 1958 Under these arches Alliott Verdon Roe assembled his AVRO No. 1 triplane. In July 1909 he made the first all-British powered flight from Walthamstow Marsh.

Walthamstow Marshes Railway Viaduct ('down' side), London, United Kingdom

A.V.Roe 1877 - 1958 Under these arches Alliott Verdon Roe assembled his AVRO No. 1 triplane. In July 1909 he made the first all-British powered flight from Walthamstow Marsh.

Walthamstow Marshes Railway Viaduct ('up' side), London, United Kingdom

In Remembrance On this site on the 16th August 1944 a V1 flying bomb fell resulting in 22 deaths and 144 recorded casualties

Central Parade, Hoe Street, Walthamstow, London, United Kingdom

Pete Curran MP 1860-1910 The pioneering socialist, trade union leader and first Labour MP for Jarrow lived at 1 Pretoria Avenue, since demolished, during the latter part of his life.

Pretoria Avenue, Walthamstow, London, United Kingdom

The Precision Film Studio 1910-1915 On this site in early 1910 the Gobbett Brothers built for the Precision Film Company Limited the first of the Walthamstow film studios. This pioneering studio was the first of its type and its design would be much emulated throughout Britain.

Beuleigh Court, 280 Wood Street, Walthamstow, London, United Kingdom

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The Cunard / Broadwest Film Studio 1914-1921 On this site stood one of the pioneering film studios established in the early days of British film production.

247-251 Wood Street, Walthamstow, London, United Kingdom