Plaque: London Fire Brigade HQ
Erection date: 21/7/1937
Opened by His Majesty King George VI accompanied by Her Majesty the Queen, 21st July 1937.
Site: London Fire Brigade HQ (1 memorial)
SE1, Albert Embankment, London Fire Brigade Headquarters
This building, by Higgs and Hill, is basically a rather massive block of flats but it has some lovely carved reliefs of firemen doing what firemen do, by Gilbert Bayes. So we have photographed one of these rather than the dull foundation stone.