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Rowland Hill - WC1 Rowland Hill - WC1

Plaque: Rowland Hill - WC1

Inscription

Rowland Hill, 1795 - 1879, wrote the pamphlet leading to the creation of the modern postal service at a house on this site, 1837.
Erected by Camden London Borough Council

Site: Rowland Hill - WC1 (1 memorial)

WC1, Cartwright Gardens, Commonwealth Hall

2016: This entire block of buildings has been demolished and replaced with a single massive block. The plaque has not yet returned so we have to record it as lost.

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Rowland Hill - WC1

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Sir Rowland Hill

Initiator of the uniform Penny Post in 1840. Due to him Britain was the first...

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Rowland Hill - WC1

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