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Earl Mountbatten of Burma 1900-1979 Countess Mountbatten of Burma 1901-1960 Last Viceroy and Vicereine of India lived here

2 Wilton Crescent, London, United Kingdom

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George Bentham 1800-1884 botanist lived here

25 Wilton Place, Belgravia, London, United Kingdom

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Alfred Lord Tennyson 1809-1892 poet lived here in 1880 and 1881

9 Upper Belgrave Street, London, United Kingdom

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Walter Bagehot 1826-1877 writer, banker and economist lived here

12 Upper Belgrave Street, Westminster, SW1, London, United Kingdom

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Felix mendelssohn 1809   1847 composer stayed here
Felix Mendelssohn 1809-1847 composer stayed here

4 Hobart Place, SW1W 0HU, London, United Kingdom

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Robert lord boothby 1900 1986 politician author and broadcaster lived here 1946 1986
Robert, Lord Boothby 1900-1986 Politician, Author and Broadcaster lived here 1946-1986

1, Eaton Square, SW1, London, United Kingdom

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The probable site where on may 24 1738 john wesley felt his heart strangely warmed. this experience of grace was the beginning of methodism
The probable site, where, on May 24, 1738 John Wesley "felt his heart strangely warmed". This experience of grace was the beginning of Methodism.

Aldersgate Street, EC1, London, United Kingdom

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Site of st. mary bothaw destroyed in the great fire 1666
Site of St. Mary Bothaw destroyed in the Great Fire 1666

Cannon Street Station, EC4, London, United Kingdom

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Here lived three Prime Ministers: William Pitt Earl of Chatham 1708-1778 Edward Geoffrey Stanley Earl of Derby 1799-1869 William Ewart Gladstone 1809-1898

Chatham House, 10 St James's Square, Westminster, SW1, London, United Kingdom

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Nancy Astor 1879-1964 first woman to sit in Parliament lived here

4 St James's Square, Westminster, SW1, London, United Kingdom

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This Horse Block was erected by desire of the Duke of Wellington. 1830

Waterloo Place, London, United Kingdom

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John Nash 1752-1835, Architect. He designed much of the layout of Regency London, including Regent Street and Regent's Park, and many exceptional buildings, such as the remodelling of Buckingham Palace and the Royal Mews, and relocation of Marble Arch. In St. James's, his works include Carlton House Terrace, Clarence House, The Theatre Royal, and the former United Services Club, Pall Mall. John Nash supervised the design and layout of the St James's Square gardens including this pavilion, known as the Nash Summer House.

St James's Square, London, United Kingdom

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The Liberal Party was founded on this site on 6th June 1859

Almack House, London, United Kingdom

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William Huskisson 1770-1830 statesman lived here

28 St James's Place, Westminster, SW1, London, United Kingdom

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Sir Winston Churchill 1874-1965 Lived Here 1880-1883

29 St James's Place, SW1A, London, United Kingdom

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From this house in 1848 Frederic Chopin 1810-1849 went to the Guildhall to give his last public performance

4 St James's Place, Westminster, SW1, London, United Kingdom

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Sir Robert Walpole 1676-1745 Prime Minister and his son Horace Walpole 1717-1797 connoisseur and man of letters lived here

5 Arlington Street, Westminster, SW1 1RA, London, United Kingdom

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Rufus Isaacs 1st Marquess of Reading 1860-1935 lawyer and statesman lived and died here

32 Curzon Street, Westminster, W1, London, United Kingdom

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Beau Brummell 1778-1840 leader of fashion lived here

4 Chesterfield Street, Mayfair, W1J 5JF, London, United Kingdom

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Anthony Eden, Lord Avon 1897-1977 Prime Minister of Great Britain lived here

4 Chesterfield Street, Mayfair, London, United Kingdom

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William Somerset Maugham 1874-1965 novelist and playwright lived here 1911-1919

6 Chesterfield Street W1, Mayfair, London, United Kingdom

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Archibald Philip Primrose 5th Earl of Rosebery 1847-1929 Prime Minister and first Chairman of the London County Council was born here

20 Charles Street, Westminster, London, United Kingdom

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H.R.H. The Duke of Clarence lived here 1826. Later to become King William IV (The Sailor King) 1830-1837

Charles St, W1, London, United Kingdom

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Albert Henry Stanley Lord Ashfield 1874-1948 first Chairman of London Transport lived here

43 South Street, London, United Kingdom

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J. Arthur Rank 1888-1972 industrialist and film producer worked here

38 South Street, London, United Kingdom

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Sir Richard Westmacott 1775-1856 sculptor lived and died here

14 South Audley Street, Westminster, W1, London, United Kingdom

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Charles X 1757-1836 last Bourbon King of France lived here 1805-1814

72 South Audley Street, Westminster, W1, London, United Kingdom

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Catherine Walters (Skittles) the last Victorian courtesan lived here from 1872 until 1920

15 South Street, London, United Kingdom

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In a house on this site Florence Nightingale 1820-1910 lived and died

10 South Street, London, United Kingdom

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Constance Spry 1886-1960 Designer in Flowers worked here 1934-1960

64 South Audley Street, London, United Kingdom

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Sir Robert Peel 1750-1830 manufacturer and reformer, and his son, Sir Robert Peel 1788-1850 Prime Minister, founder of the Metropolitan Police lived here

16 Upper Grosvenor Street, Westminster, W1, London, United Kingdom

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John Gilbert Winant 1889-1947 United States Ambassador 1941-1946 lived here

7 Aldford Street, Westminster, W1, London, United Kingdom

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Sir Moses Montefiore 1784-1885 philanthropist and Jewish leader lived here for sixty years

90 Park Lane, London, United Kingdom

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Virginia Stephen Virginia Woolf 1882-1941 Novelist and Critic born and lived here until 1904

22 Hyde Park Gate, London, United Kingdom

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Ann Boleyn's Well. A romantic tradition alleges that a blow from the hoof of Anne Boleyn's horse caused the spring (now dry) to rise. However, "Bullen's Well" more likely refers to "Bolonia" or "Boulogne", the Count of Boulogne was lord of the manor in the 12th century. The well may have been near a chapel dedicated to "Our Lady of Boulogne".

All Saints’ Churchyard, High Street, Carshalton, London, United Kingdom

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Battersea Park 1864. 9th January 1864 site of the first match of association football

Battersea Park, London, United Kingdom

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Major Allan H. Beckett MBE RE (1914-2005) lived here (1919-1939). His engineering designs made the Mulberry Harbour and the D-Day landings possible

Montpelier Gardens, London, United Kingdom

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The first performances of 'A Woman of no Importance' 19th April 1893 and 'An Ideal Husband' 3rd January 1895 by Oscar Wilde were presented at this theatre

Suffolk Street, London, United Kingdom

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Charlotte Mew 1869-1928 Poet lived here 1869-1890

30 Doughty Street, London, United Kingdom

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Ernest boulton 1847 1904 frederick park 1846 1881 'stella & fanny' victorian cross dressers lodged at 13 wakefield street on this site 1868 1870
Ernest Boulton 1847-1904 Frederick Park 1846-1881 'Stella & Fanny' Victorian cross-dressers lodged at 13 Wakefield Street on this site 1868-1870

13 Wakefield Street, WC1N 1PF, London, United Kingdom

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Alexander Herzen 1812-1870 operated the Free Russian Press from this building 1854-1856

61 Judd Street, London, United Kingdom

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Sir Rowland Hill 1975-1879 Pioneer of the modern postal service lived in a house on this site 1836-1839

2 Burton Crescent, later named Cartwright Gardens, London, United Kingdom

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Robert Owen 1771-1858 Father of the Co-operative movement lived here 1832-1840

4 Burton Place, London, United Kingdom

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LEO Lyons Electronic Office the world's first business computer was built and operated near here by J Lyons & Co from November 1951

Lyons Walk, Hammersmith, W14 0QH, London, United Kingdom

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Joe Strummer 1952-2002 musician wordsmith lived here 1978-79

33 Daventry Street, London, United Kingdom

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Here fell PS Christopher Head, PC Geoffrey Fox, PC David Wombwell 12th August 1966

Braybrook Street, W12, London, United Kingdom

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Hatch end station harrow heritage plaque
This (Wrenish Style) building by Gerald Horsley was built in 1911 on the site of the first station opened in 1842.

Uxbridge Road, Hatch End, London, United Kingdom

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Norman Parkinson CBE 1913-1990 photographer lived here 1919-1936

32 Landford Rd, SW15, London, United Kingdom

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J Wisden & Compy

21 Cranbourne Street, London, United Kingdom

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Dame clara butt 1873 1937 singer lived here 1901 1929
Dame Clara Butt 1873-1936 singer lived here 1901-1929

7 Harley Road, Camden, NW3, London, United Kingdom

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