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Memorial

Jim Jim & Tycho

Plaque: Jim

Inscription

In memory of Jim, died 1879, aged 15 years, faithful dog of Sir Henry Cole of this museum.

Site: Jim & Tycho (2 memorials)

SW7, Cromwell Road, Victoria & Albert Museum, Pirelli Garden

These plaques are on the southern wall of the internal courtyard and we've heard that Jim, at least, was buried in this courtyard when it was a garden.  Our picture for Henry Cole shows him with a dog but is it Jim or is it Tycho?

(We can see that giant box-robot doing the splits soon!)

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This section lists the subjects commemorated on the memorial on this page:
Jim

Information Subjects commemorated

50527

Jim

Died aged 15 years, faithful dog of Sir Henry Cole, buried in the V&A garden.

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52921

Sir Henry Cole

Born Bath.  Secretary of the Department of Science and Art. He originated the...

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This section lists the other memorials at the same location as the memorial on this page:
Jim

Information Also at this site

52165

Tycho

To Tycho, a faithful dog who died, V Ian MDCCCLXXXV {5 January 1885}

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