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Commemorated philanthropists

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  1. W. F. R. Stanley (1829 – 1909)

    1 plaque in Stanley Halls, 12 South Norwood Hill

  2. Emma Cons (1837 – 1912)

    1 plaque in 136 Seymour Place, Westminster, W1

  3. Zachary Macaulay (1768 – 1838)

    father of Thomas Babington Macaulay (1800 – 1859)

    1 plaque in 5 The Pavement, Clapham Common, SW4 0HY

  4. Israel Zangwill (1864 – 1926)

    1 plaque in 288 Old Ford Road, Bethnal Green, Tower Hamlets, E2

  5. Caroline Chisholm (1808 – 1877)

    1 plaque in 32 Charlton Place, Islington, N1

  6. Thomas Hodgkin (1798 – 1866)

    1 plaque in 35 Bedford Square

  7. George Peabody (1795 – 1869)

    1 plaque in 80 Eaton Square, Westminster, SW1

  8. Martha Combe (1806 – 1893)

    1 plaque in St Barnabas' Church, Cardigan Street, Jericho

  9. Sir Francis Simon (1893 – 1956)

    1 plaque in 10 Belbroughton Road

  10. Sir Robert Mayer (1879 – 1985)

    1 plaque in 2 Mansfield Street

  11. Richard Cadbury (1835 – 1899)

    brother of George Cadbury (1839 – 1922)

    4 plaques in 17 Wheeleys Road, Edgbaston, Linden Road, Bournville Lane, and Bournville Carillon Vistor Centre - The Rest House - Bournville Village Green

  12. George Cadbury (1839 – 1922)

    husband of Dame Elizabeth Cadbury DBE (1858 – 1951)

    father of Edward Cadbury (1873 – 1948)

    father of George Cadbury Junior (1878 – 1954)

    father of Henry Cadbury (1882 – 1952)

    brother of Richard Cadbury (1835 – 1899)

    7 plaques in Bournville Lane, Bournville Carillon Vistor Centre - The Rest House - Bournville Village Green, The Rest House, Bournville Village Green, Bournville Junior School - 140 Linden Road, Bournville, and 32 George Road, Edgbaston

  13. Henry Wills (1856 – 1922)

    1 plaque in 23 Blenheim Road

  14. Clementia Taylor

    1 plaque in Aubrey House, Aubrey Walk, Kensington and Chelsea, W8

  15. William Morris (1877 – 1963)

    1 plaque in 16 James Street

  16. Thomas Combe (1796 – 1872)

    1 plaque in St Barnabas' Church, Cardigan Street, Jericho

  17. Christian Kunzle (1879 – 1954)

    1 plaque in Abbey National, Five Ways Shopping Centre, Broad Street

  18. Peter Taylor (1819 – 1891)

    1 plaque in Aubrey House, Aubrey Walk, Kensington and Chelsea, W8

  19. William Hesketh Lever (1851 – 1925)

    2 plaques in Inverforth House, North End Way, Camden, NW3 and 16 Wood Street

  20. Cecil Jackson-Cole (1901 – 1979)

    1 plaque in 17 Broad Street

  21. Dr John Stansfeld (1854 – 1939)

    1 plaque in Paradise Square

  22. Muriel Lester (1885 – 1968)

    1 plaque in 47/49 Baldwins Hill

  23. Doris Lester (1886 – 1965)

    1 plaque in 47/49 Baldwins Hill

  24. Charles Wicksteed (1847 – 1931)

    1 plaque in Bryn Hafod, Hall Lane

  25. Charles Haddon Spurgeon (1834 – 1892)

    2 plaques in 99 Nightingale Lane, Wandsworth and London Road

  26. Bernard Sunley (1910 – 1964)

    1 plaque in 24 Berkeley Square

  27. Lady Georgiana Fullerton (1812 – 1885)

    1 plaque in Sacred Heart Church, Albert Road

  28. Nancy Ruth (born in 1942)

    1 plaque in 184 Roxborough Drive

  29. Sir Edward Coey (1805 – 1887)

    1 plaque in Merville House

  30. William Gibson (1838 – 1913)

    1 plaque in Drumbroneth House

  31. Barney Hughes (1808 – 1878)

    1 plaque in 11 College Square North

  32. Sir Samuel Kelly (1879 – 1937)

    1 plaque in 94 Castlereagh Street

  33. Sir William Whitla (1851 – 1933)

    1 plaque in Sir William Whitla Hall, Queen's University

  34. Sir Richard Wallace Bt MP (1818 – 1890)

    1 plaque in Castle House, Castle Street

  35. Thomas Adams (1807 – 1873)

    1 plaque in Adams Building, Stoney Street

  36. John Groom (1845 – 1919)

    1 plaque in 8 Sekforde Street, Clerkenwell

  37. Elizabeth Fry (1780 – 1845)

    wife of Joseph Fry (1777 – 1861)

    daughter of John Gurney (1749 – 1809)

    7 plaques in Poultry, EC2, Ifield Street, Upper Goat Lane, Mildmay Ct, Bellevue Rd, Earlham Hall, Gurney House, and 195 Mare Street, Hackney

  38. Dr Henry Jephson (1798 – 1878)

    1 plaque in The Parade

  39. Charles Knight (1791 – 1873)

    2 plaques in Bachelors Acre and 2 Castle Hill

  40. Sir Moses Montefiore (1784 – 1885)

    2 plaques in 90 Park Lane and Gate House, King George VI Memorial Park

  41. Dr Stephen Perse (1548 – 1615)

    1 plaque in Whipple Museum of Science, Free School Lane

  42. Dr Matthew Carrington Sykes (1858 – 1922)

    1 plaque in Britannic House, Regent Street

  43. Susanna Winkworth (1820 – 1884)

    1 plaque in 31 Cornwallis Crescent

  44. Thomas R. Ferens (1847 – 1930)

    1 plaque in Ferens Art Gallery, Queen Victoria Square

  45. Joshua Watson (1771 – 1855)

    1 plaque in 117 Lower Clapton Road, Hackney

  46. Thomas Wrigley Grimshaw (1839 – 1900)

    1 plaque in Frederick Buildings, Molesworth Street

  47. Thomas Wall (1846 – 1930)

    1 plaque in 12 Worcester Road, Sutton

  48. Andrew Carnegie (1835 – 1919)

    4 plaques in Pery Square, Newtown, Lea Bridge Road Library Leyton E10, Adam Smith Theatre, Bennochy Road, KY1 1ET, and Stricklandgate

  49. Dr Robert Frith

    1 plaque in Charlotte Quay, Irishtown

  50. John Feeney (1839 – 1905)

    1 plaque in Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Great Charles Street Queensway

  51. Sir Thomas Lipton (1850 – 1931)

    1 plaque in Oakdale, Southgate, N14

  52. Dame Elizabeth Cadbury DBE (1858 – 1951)

    wife of George Cadbury (1839 – 1922)

    2 plaques in Bournville Carillon Vistor Centre - The Rest House - Bournville Village Green

  53. Jimmy Savile OBE KCSG (1926 – 2011)

    1 plaque in Esplanade

  54. Edward Cadbury (1873 – 1948)

    son of George Cadbury (1839 – 1922)

    brother of Henry Cadbury (1882 – 1952)

    brother of George Cadbury Junior (1878 – 1954)

    2 plaques in Toposcope, Beacon Hill, Lickey Hills Country Park

  55. Percy Lionel Shurmer MP (1890 – 1959)

    1 plaque in Percy Shurmer Academy, Longmore Street, off Belgrave Middleway

  56. Sir John Jaffray (1818 – 1901)

    1 plaque in Consultancy Suite, Priory Hospital, Priory Road, Edgbaston

  57. Thomas Hinderwell (1744 – 1825)

    1 plaque in The Sunken Garden Harcourt Place

  58. Samuel Gurney (1786 – 1856)

    son of John Gurney (1749 – 1809)

    1 plaque in Earlham Hall

Related Roles

  1. Quaker philanthropist

    Elizabeth Fry (1780 – 1845)

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