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LEONARD WOOLF Political Theorist travelled from this station to London on 11 January 1912 to propose marriage to Adeline Virginia Stephen. The resulting union bore fruit in The League of Nations, The Hogarth Press and the major works of VIRGINIA WOOLF Writer

Frome Railway Station, Station Approach, Frome, United Kingdom

La notte del 5 maggio 1860 folla diversa infinita ammirando l'anima nova d'Italia dava qui ai Mille questi scogli di Quarto narrano il duge narran l'impresa ond'è una la patria monumento d'ogni marmo d'ogni bronzo più duraturo

, Genova, Italy
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These woods are given to the National Trust in memory of Lawrence Pilkington and Mary Gavin Pilkington who enjoyed the walks and wide views This gift from their daughters was made n 1948 with the generous help of the Cheshire County Council

Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge, United Kingdom
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Site of Armada Beacon This record is the gift of a friend of Alderley Edge now in California 1961

Macclesfield Road, Alderley Edge, United Kingdom

Ici etait la maison ou Jehan de Meung composa le Roman de la Rose, 1270-1305.

218 rue Saint Jacques, Paris, France
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Frank Dupree Landlord 1980 - 2011 For Your Contribution To The Community

67 London Road, Twickenham, United Kingdom

Francisque Gay, 1885-1963. Éditeur, fondateur de "L'Aube" et de la "Vie Catholique". Député de Paris, Vice-président du Conseil, Ambassadeur de France, habita cette maison et l'anima de 1914 à 1954.

3 rue Garancière, Paris, France
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Norberto Paulo da Rocha

, Furnas, São Miguel, Azores, Portugal
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Thomas Hickling [full inscription unknown]

, Furnas, São Miguel, Azores, Portugal
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Padre Jose Cabral Lindo [full inscription unknown]

, Sete Citades, Portugal
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Joao Paulino de Azevedo e Castro [full inscription unknown]

, Lajes do Pico, Portugal
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Joao do Barco [full inscription unknown]

, Madalena, Portugal
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Urbano Prudencao

, Madalena, Portugal

1A Ratcliffe Road, Haydon Bridge. Writer Philip Larkin & Monica Jones, his companion of 40 years, shared this secret love nest from 1961 to 1984. "I thought your little house seemed...distinguished and exciting and looks splendid, and it can never be ordinary with the Tyne going by outside...a great English river drifting under your window, brown and muscled with currents!" Philip Larkin April 19xx

1A Ratcliffe Road, Haydon Bridge, United Kingdom
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This memorial commemorating The Great Rising of 1381 was commissioned by Matthew Bell, carved by Emily Hoffnung, and unveiled by Ken Loach on 15th July 2015. "If the barons merited a monument to be erected at Runnymede, Tyler merited one at Smithfield" Thomas Paine 1791

Smithfield, London, United Kingdom
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In memorium George Frederic Watts [full inscription unknown]

Postman's Park, London, United Kingdom

Here lies the career of Jeremy Clarkson who had a fracas on this spot 4th March 2015. The rest is legend

Simonstone Hall, Hawes, United Kingdom
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Robert Bridges. Poet laureate born at Roselands 1844

Dover Road, Walmer, United Kingdom
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Joseph Lister. Pioneer of antiseptic surgery lived here 1908-1912

Cnr The Beach and Clarence Road, Deal, United Kingdom
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Chubb's Almshouses. These almshouses were hounded in 1604 by Matthew and Margaret Chubb "for the perpetual relief of 8 poor people who should be inhabitants of the town of Crewkerne and Misterton." The adjoining almshouses in West Street were built in a similar Jacobean style in 1897.

, Crewkerne, United Kingdom
part of the The Queen's Golden Jubilee 2002 series