Lord Reith 1889-1971 first Director-General of the BBC lived here 1924-1930

The original with wording "Lord John Reith" was quietly replaced in 1995 after it was pointed out by his son that he would have been known either as 'Lord John Charles Reith' or more simply 'Lord Reith'.

Photo of John Reith blue plaque
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Photo of John Reith blue plaque
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Photo of John Reith blue plaque
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Photo of John Reith blue plaque
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Photo of John Reith blue plaque
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Photo of John Reith blue plaque
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Photo of John Reith blue plaque
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Photo of John Reith blue plaque
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Photo of John Reith blue plaque
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6 Barton Street, London
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by English Heritage in 1994

Colour: blue

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