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Henry Hartley Fowler PC GCSI LLD Viscount Wolverhampton 1830-1911 Lord President of the Council 1908-1910 First Freeman of Wolverhampton 1892 MP for Wolverhampton 1880-1908 worked on this site

Dixons Estate Agents, Darlington Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Alfred Noyes CBE 1880-1958 poet and author born in St. Mark's Road

Co Operative Funeral Services, St. Mark's Road, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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John Freeman 1853-1944 Born in Bilston Author Black Country Stories & Sketches 1930

Church Street, Bilston, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Queen Victoria Visited Wolverhampton to unveil a Statue of her Consort Prince Albert 30th November 1866

HSBC Bank, Dudley Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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T. H. Fleeming FRIBA 1849-1935 architect Designed this Gothick styled Building 1876

Barclays Bank, Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Sir Rowland Hill 1795-1879 Founder The World's First Uniform Postal Rate The Penny Post Lived in a Farmhouse now Horsehills Drive off Compton Road c1788-1802 Married Caroline Pearson St Peter's Church 1827

Post Office, Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Arthur Marshall 1858-1915 architect designed this building 1899

Darlington Street Methodist Church, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Arnold Richardson 1914-1973 Wolverhampton Borough organist 1938-1973

Civic Hall, North Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Dame Maggie Teyte 1888-1976 Prima Donna born Exchange Street

Exchange Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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George Benjamin Thorneycroft 1791-1851 First Mayor of Wolverhampton 1848 lived here

Salisbury House, 2 and 2a Tettenhall Road, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Button Gwinnett 1735-1777 married in St. Peter's Church 1757 Signer of the Declaration of Independence 4th July 1776 President of Georgia 1777

St. Peter's House, Exchange Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Edward Bird R.A. 1772-1819 Painter Born Goat (North) Street Apprentice Japanning artist Old Hall Works worked here 1785-1793

Central Library, Old Hall Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Dr. Ernest Darby and Madame Parkes Darby musicians lived here 1932-1976

7 Summerfield Road, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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H. T. Hare F.R.I.B.A 1860-1921 architect President R.I.B.A. 1917-1919 designed this building 1900

Central Library, Snow Hill, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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William Wood 1671-1730 ironmaster Lived at the Deanery Hall on this site 1692-1713

University of Wolverhampton, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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John Fraser M.D. F.G.S. 1820-1909 Botanist and Geologist Benefactor Wolverhampton Art Gallery and Museum houses his collection of 10,000 fossils and minerals Lived here 1866-1909

5 Tettenhall Road, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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The Rev. Brian S. O'Gorman 1910-1991 Methodist preacher President of Conference 1969

Beckminster Church, Birches Barn Road, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Forder & Co. Ltd. manufactured Hansom cabs on this site 1882-c1911

Dixon's Building, Cleveland Road, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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The Villiers Reform Club met here in the early 1880's Named after Rt. Hon. Charles Pelham Villiers 1802-1898 Member of Parliament for Wolverhampton 1835-1898 Father of the House of Commons 1890-1898 Longest serving M.P. of all time

6 George Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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C. J. Phipps FSA 1835-1897 theatre architect designed the Grand Theatre 1894

Grand Theatre, Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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St. George A Commissioners' Church built 1828-1830 Architect James Morgan

St. George's Church, St George's Parade, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Benjamin Mander 1752-1819 founded the Japanning and varnish manufacturing company 1773

Mander Centre, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Star and Garter stood here rebuilt 1836 coaching inn formerly an Elizabethan house where King Charles I stayed 17 October 1642

Pizza Hut, Victoria Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Sir Charles Arthur Mander Second Baronet 1884-1951 Mayor of the Borough 1932-33 and 1936-37 Freeman of Wolverhampton 1945 High Sheriff and Deputy Lieutenant of Staffordshire 1926 Justice of the Peace

Magistrates' Courts, North Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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George Armstrong 1822-1901 Superintendent Great Western Railway Northern Division 1864-1897 Lived here c1881-1901

10 Park Road West, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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This plaque commemorates the award of Millennium City Status to Wolverhampton on 31st January 2001

The Civic Centre - St Peter's Square, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Sir John Morris K.t. Mayor of Wolverhampton Knighted by Queen Victoria 30 November 1866 lived here

Elmsdale Hall, Elmsdale, Wightwick Bank, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Darlington Street created by The Town Commissioners c.1823 to improve access to Chapel Ash, Tettenhall and the Holyhead Road. Surveyor: John Moreton Superintendent of Works: John Worrallow Named after Lord Darlington from whom most of the land was bought

House of Fraser, Darlington Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Clyno manufactured motor cycles 1910-1922 and motor cars 1923-1927 at Pelham Works

Pelham Works, Pelham Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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H.D. Hughes MA 1914-1995 President Workers' Education Association 1971-1981 Member of Parliament Wolverhampton West 1945-1950 Principal Ruskin College, Oxford 1950-1979

Old Hall Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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St. George. A Commissioners' Church built 1828-1830 architect James Morgan

20 Saint George's Parade, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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R. J. Emerson FRBS, RBSA 1878-1944 art teacher and sculptor Municipal School of Art 1910-1942 sculpted "Mercury" on this building 1932

Express & Star Building, Queen Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Founder of the Express and Star Thomas Graham Born 2 February 1841 Died 22 June 1909

Express & Star Building, Queen Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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George Wallis FSA 1811-1891 Industrial design artist lectured here c1838

Army Careers Office, Queen Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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J. A. Chatwin FRIBA 1830-1907 architect designed this Italianate styled building 1878

Lloyds Bank, Queen Square, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Wolverhampton Council first met on 22nd May 1848 at the Assembly Rooms now the County Court

Walkabout public house, Queen Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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The Great Hall Home of the Leveson family 1560-1702 Demolished 1883 Stood near this site

Adult Education College, Old Hall Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Emma Sproson 1867-1936 Wolverhampton's first female councillor 1921-1927 Suffragette & Socialist known as "Red Emma"

Magistrates' Courts, North Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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The Office of the Weller Architectural Partnership John Weller I His Descendants and Partners c1874 - 1962

Depil-lase Laser Hair Removal Clinic - 15 King Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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First Experimental system of Traffic Lights in England Installed Princes Square November 1927 Permanently installed October 1928

Lichfield Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Chubb & Son's established 1818 manufactured locks and safes at The Chubb building 1899-1938

The Chubb Building, Fryer Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Viking Cycles Limited 1908-1967 The City's largest cycle manufacturer Viking was Britain's leading producer of innovative lightweight and juvenile cycles in the mid 20th Century, and the company sponsored and equipped the Nation's most successful racing team post-war. Viking Cycles were built in Princess Alley between 1934 and 1955 Placed here in 2004 by the Davies FAmily

Princess Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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The Reverend Kenneth Hunt MA 1884-1949 Wolves & England International 1907-1920 Olympic Gold Medal London 1908 FA Cup Winner's Medal 1908 Reverend Hunt's family home St. Mark's Vicarage 1898-1920's

St. Mark's Church, Chapel Ash, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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John Philip Kemble 1757-1823 Actor attended Sedgley Park School 1767-1771 formerly on this site Debut in acting Wolverhampton 1776

Park Hall Hotel, Park Drive, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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The Macdonald Sisters lived here 1862-1863 Georgina married Sir Edward Burne-Jones Bt., A.R.A. Alice's son was Rudyard Kipling Louisa's son was Stanley Baldwin Agnes married Sir Edward Poynter Bt., P.R.A.

Your Move estate agents, Waterloo Road, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Dr S. C. Dyke F.R.C.P. 1886-1975 Director of Pathology Royal Hospital Wolverhampton 1924-1952 Founder and President of Association of Clinical Pathology European and World Associations of Clinical Pathology Last Chairman Tettenhall Council 1965-1966

Limes Road, Upper Green, Tettenhall, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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O. G. Rejlander 1813-1875 Father of Art Photography lived and practised near this place 1845-1862

Darlington Street Roundabout, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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J. H. Sheldon C.B.E. M.D. F.R.C.P. 1894-1972 Consultant Physician Royal Hospital Wolverhampton 1920-1958 President International Association Gerontology 1954-1957 Freeman of Wolverhampton 1958

New Cross Hospital, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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Daniel Rudge 1841-1880 Maker High wheel racing bicycles Landlord Tiger Inn situated in this street

Telecom Building, Church Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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James Beattie 1852-1934 Founded on this site the Victoria Drapery Supply Stores 1877 Leading to the creation of Beatties Department Store Group

Beatties Store, Victoria Street, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

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