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Captain William Colbeck 1871-1930 Antarctic Explorer lived in a house on this site

51 Inchmery Road, Catford, London, United Kingdom

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Mdccclxii nel giorno dato all'inaugurazione del monumento | al guercino la patria decretò i nomi dei cittadini | più illustri scolpiti in lapidi marmoree segno alle case di loro nascimento e perché l'onta del tempo | tolse la memoria della prima dimora di taluni ne | volle qui ricordati i nomi ad emulazione perenne | de viventi e nascituri scienziati e filosofi troilo cabei protomedico della repubblica veneta n. nel mccccxcvi m. in tardissima età cesare cremonino filosofo de suoi tempi principe n. nel mdlvii m. a padova mdcxxxl giuseppe maria ficatelli matematico di rinomanza italiana n. nel mdcxxii m. nel mdcxciii luigi giraldi botanico matematico antiquario n. nel mdccxiv m. a copenaga nel mdcclxxi letterati e filologi antonio benandrei poeta popolare lodatissimo | della prima metà del secolo xv lilio gregorio giraldi per sapienza nomato il varrone de suoi tempi n. nel mcccclxxviii m. nel mdlii giulio cesare cabei filologo e giureconsulto n. nel mdxxxx m. nel mdcxxii a venezia girolamo baruffaldi filologo teologo poeta n. nel mdclxxv m. nel mdcclv artisti paolo rossetti pittore e mosaicista maestro al provenzali fiorì sui primi del secolo xvi giovanni battista cremonini pittore architetto meccanico fiorì nella prima metà del secolo xvi giovanni battista gennari pittore e poeta fiorì declinante il secolo xvi paolo antonio barbieri celebre pittore di genere n. nel mdciii m. nel mdcxlix arte della guerra lodovico da cento per giudizio di nicolo macchiavelli fra il secolo xiii ed il xiv institutore e primo duce di compagnia italiana | per lui fatta gloriosa | nelle guerre de principi nostri | che cessarono il flagello delle bande straniere | non lo strazio della civile discordia scienza ed arte della musica bartolommeo campagnoli del violino suonatore celebrato | metodista e compositore noto ad europa n. nel mdccli m. a neusträlitz nel mdcccxxvii

English translation: Mdccclxii on the day given at the inauguration of the monument | at Guercino the homeland decreed the names of the citizens | the most illustrious carved in marble tombstones a sign of the houses of their birth and because the shame of time | took away the memory of the first dwelling of some of them | he wanted to remember the names of permanent emulation | of the living and unborn scientists and philosophers troilo cabei Protomedician of the Venetian Republic n. in mccccxcvi m. in very late age Caesar Cremonino philosopher of his time prince n. in mdlvii m. in padua mdcxxxl giuseppe maria ficatelli Italian renowned mathematician n. in the mdcxxii m. in the mdcxciii louis giraldi mathematical botanist antiquarian n. in mdccxiv m. in copenaga in the mdcclxxi writers and philologists antonio benandrei popular poet praised | of the first half of the 15th century lilio gregorio giraldi out of wisdom named the varro of his time n. in mcccclxxviii m. in the mdlii Giulio Cesare Cabei philologist and jureconsult n. in the mdxxxx m. in the mdcxxii in Venice Girolamo Baruffaldi philologian theologian poet n. in the mdclxxv m. in the mdcclv artists paolo rossetti painter and mosaicist master at Provençali flourished in the early 16th century Giovanni Battista Cremonini mechanical architect painter flourished in the first half of the 16th century Giovanni Battista Gennari painter and poet flourished declining the sixteenth century paolo antonio barbers famous genre painter n. in the mdciii m. in the mdcxlix art of war Lodovico from the center by the judgment of Nicolo Macchiavelli between the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries institutor and first duke of Italian company | made glorious for him | in the wars of our princes | who ceased the scourge of foreign gangs | not the torment of civil discord science and art of music bartolommeo campagnoli celebrated violin player | Methodist and composer known to Europe n. in the mdccli m. in neusträlitz in the mdcccxxvii [AWS Translate]

Via Provenzali, Cento, Italy

This shelter is erected in loving memory of selby tiptaft cornish who was killed climbing on ben nevis july 9th 1948 the gift of god is eternal life through jesus christ out lord romans 6 23

Eaton Road, Eaton, United Kingdom

Placette Laurent Ribérat, poète artiste peintre

English translation: Placette Laurent Riberat, poet and painter [AWS Translate]

7 bis, Rue des Porches, Saint-Jean-Pla-de-Corts, France

Ludovic Massé 1900-1982, Romancier, à vécu dans cette maison de 1900 à 1920

English translation: Ludovic Massé 1900-1982, Novelist, lived in this house from 1900 to 1920 [AWS Translate]

15 Rue de la Mairie, Saint-Jean-Pla-de-Corts, France

The Rainbow By order of the Peaky Blinders who frequented and enjoyed the hospitality of this saloon March 23, 1890

The Rainbow - 160 High Street, Bordesley, Birmingham, United Kingdom

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Selig Brodetsky. Lived here whilst Professor of Applied Mathematics at the University of Leeds (1924-1948), becoming President of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in 1949. A campaigner for a Jewish homeland, he was President of the Board of Deputies of British Jews (1940-1949). 1888-1954.

5 Grosvenor Road, LS6 2DZ, Leeds, United Kingdom

WOLFORD CAHPEL This family chapel on the former estate of Upper Canada's first Lieutenant-Governor, John Graves Simcoe, was given to the people of Ontario by Sir Geoffrey Harmsworth. At a ceremony held on September 27, 1966, the Honourable John P. Robarts, Prime Minister of Ontario, accepted the deed to the chapel and grounds from Sir Geoffrey and title to an essential right-of-way from Mr. A. G. LeMarchant.

, Dunkeswell, United Kingdom

David Jones CH 1895-1974 Artist, Soldier, Poet Lived at this address 1895 - 1908

67 Arabin Road, Brockley, London, United Kingdom

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In recognition of Sydney Charles Pigden for his dedicated service to the Lewisham community: WW2 Spitfire pilot, Teacher at Turnham School, Secretary Lewisham Primary Schools Football Association, & Sports Coach and Mentor

Turnham Academy, 8 Turnham Road, Brockley, London, United Kingdom

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Herbert Morrison 1888-1965 Statesman Lewisham M.P. 1945-1959 Architect of London Democracy

Downham Health and Leisure Centre, 7-9 Moorside Road, Bromley, London, United Kingdom

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«Улица названа в честь героя Российской Федерации старшего лейтенанта Прохоренко Александра Александровича»

English translation: “The street is named after the hero of the Russian Federation, Senior Lieutenant Prokhorenko Alexander Alexandrovich” [AWS Translate]

, Зеленоградск, Russia

Сергеев Валентин Павлович /10.10.1926-20.10.1999/ Заслуженный учитель РСФСР, отличник народного просвещения РСФСР и СССР, герой труда. Прекрасный директор Романовской средней школы с 1952 по 1986 г

English translation: Sergeev Valentin Pavlovich /10.10.1926-20.10.1999/ Honored teacher of the RSFSR, distinguished public education of the RSFSR and USSR, hero of labor. Excellent Director of Romanov High School from 1952 to 1986 [AWS Translate]

Школьная 16 а, Зеленоградский городской округ. п. Романово, Russia

«В этом доме 8 января 1807 г. Останавливалась королева Пруссии- Луиза»

English translation: “In this house on January 8, 1807. Queen Louise of Prussia stayed” [AWS Translate]

ул. Тургенева 10, Зеленоградск, Russia

Улица названа в 1975 г в память героя советского союза капитане Тихомирове Иване Васильевиче, командире эскадрильи 51-го минно-торпедного авиационного полка Краснознамённого Балтийского флота. За месяц боёв эскадрилья под командованием И.В.Тихомирова совершила 52 успешных вылета. Удостоен звания за образцовое выполнение боевых заданий командования, смелость и героизм. Героически погиб в 1944

English translation: The street was named in 1975 in memory of the hero of the Soviet Union, Captain Tikhomirov Ivan Vasilyevych, squadron commander of the 51st Mine-Torpedo Aviation Regiment of the Red Banner Baltic Fleet. During a month of fighting, the squadron under the command of I.V.Tikhomirov made 52 successful sorties. He was awarded the title for exemplary performance of combat missions of command, courage and heroism. Heroically died in 1944 [AWS Translate]

ул Тихомирова 14, Светлогорский городской округ, г. Светлогорск, п. Отрадное, Russia

Улица названа в честь героического подвига экипажа 1-го минно-торпедного полка ввс кбф младшего лейтенанта Игашова Петра Степановича

English translation: The street is named after the heroic deed of the crew of the 1st Mine-Torpedo Regiment of the Air Force KBF Second Lieutenant Igashov Pyotr Stepanovich [AWS Translate]

.Игашова, 1А, Светлогорский городской округ, г. Светлогорск, Russia

« Улица названа в 1980 году в память о Герое Советского Союза гвардии генерал-полковнике авиации Преображенском Евгении Николаевиче /22.06.1909-29.10.1963/. В 1941-1942 гг. Е.Н. Преображенский в звании полковника командовал Гвардейским минно-торпедным авиаполком Краснознаменного Балтийского флота. В ночь с 7 на 8 августа 1941 года полк, ведомый Е.Н. Преображенским первым нанес бомбовый удар по Берлину. С 1951 по 1962г. Командовал авиацией военно-морского флота СССР"

English translation: “The street was named in 1980 in memory of the Hero of the Soviet Union Guard, Colonel-General of Aviation Preobrazhensky Evgeny Nikolayevich /22.06.1909-29.10.1963/. In 1941-1942 No. E.N. Preobrazhensky, with the rank of colonel, commanded the Guards Mine-Torpedo Air Regiment of the Red Banner Baltic Fleet. On the night of 7-8 August 1941, the regiment, led by E.N. Preobrazhensky, was the first to strike Berlin with a bomb attack. From 1951 to 1962. He commanded the aviation of the Soviet Navy” [AWS Translate]

Преображенского, 3, Светлогорский городской округ, г. Светлогорск, Russia

Turner House Artists Alfred Turner RA (1873 - 1940) and his daughter Winifred Turner (1903 - 1983) lived here and worked in the adjacent studio. Alfred sculpted the Fulham war memorial at All Saints Church and other public and exhibited works in the UK and abroad. Winifred's most famous work 'Youth' is displayed in the V&A and other works are in museums including the Tate. Her husband Tom Paget (1893 - 1974) engraved both Drake's Golden Hind and the portrait of King George VI on the 1937 - 1952 half-penny. The King is said to have visited the house and studio for sittings. Jessica Turner (known as Bill) who also lived here donated many of her sister's and father's works to public institutions before her death in 1995.

44 Munster Road, Parsons Green, London, United Kingdom

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Wood Lane Generating Station Built 1898-9 to supply energy for the Central Line, is the earliest example of an electricity generating station built for the London Underground. It closed in 1928 and was later used by the Dimco power tool company.

Exhibition London, Ariel Way, Shepherd's Bush, London, United Kingdom

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Constance Baker "Mother of the wounded" Entertained the armed forces during the First World War in Bishops Park Born 21.6.1868 Died 28.08.1929

Bishop's Park, Bishop's Avenue, London, United Kingdom

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