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Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

Plaque: Dovehouse Green - blue plaques

Inscription

{Top plaque:}
To celebrate the silver jubilee of Elizabeth II 1952-1977 and the golden jubilee of the Chelsea Society 1927-1977 the old burial ground given by Sir Hans Sloane in 1733 was laid out anew by the Chelsea Society in collaboration with the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and named Dovehouse Green.

{Lower plaque:}
Dovehouse Green was refurbished by the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea to celebrate the golden jubilee of H.M. Queen Elizabeth II 1952-2002 and was re-opened in June 2003 by the worshipful the mayor councillor Christopher Buckmaster.

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46849

Golden Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II

The fiftieth anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth II.  The Golden ...

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46319

Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II

The twenty-fifth anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth II.  This wa...

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47538

Chelsea Society

The Chelsea Society was founded by the Chelsea author Reginald Blunt, with th...

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47499

Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

The borough was formed in 1965 by the merging of the separate former boroughs...

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46218

Queen Elizabeth II

Born 17 Bruton Street. When she was 10 her father became King George VI (on t...

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47499

Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

The borough was formed in 1965 by the merging of the separate former boroughs...

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47539

Christopher Buckmaster

Councillor and Mayor of Kensington and Chelsea, 2003 - 2004.

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45996

Chelsea civilians

In remembrance of 457 civilians killed in Chelsea by enemy action 1939-1945.

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45989

Smith and Littlejohn - heroes

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