Commemorates the lasting contribution that, through their commercial endeavours, the family and descendents of George Nelson Dale & Co manufacturers of gelatine, lime & cement 1837-1970 made to the community of Warwick
The Nelson Club, Charles Street, Warwick, United Kingdom
Beneath this sign ran The Holloway, a medieval road cut through the rock to ease the gradient for carts coming to the Market Place from the Saltisford. It was crossed at this point by the Iron Bridge, erected in 1804.
Warwick 1100 Years
Aethelflaed, Lady of the Mercians and daughter of King Alfred the Great, founded a fortress at 'Waeringwicum' in AD 914 which grew into the town of Warwick.
Her conquest of the Viking 'Danelaw' secured the creation of the Kingdom of England