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Memorial

Smithfield - Butchers Smithfield Poultry Market

Plaque: Smithfield - Butchers

Inscription

{Below the crest:}
Omnia subjecisti sub pedibus oves et boves {Latin for: Thou hast put all things under his feet, all Sheep and Oxen}

{On flanking stones:}
Worshipful Company of Butchers
Presented by J. A. Brewster Esq, Master 1961 - 1962

The flanking stones don't really explain: Where did this crest come from (one of their 7 halls presumably, but which)? And why is it here, on the Poulters Hall? 

Site: Smithfield Poultry Market (3 memorials)

EC1, East Poultry Avenue

Referring to our photo, the plaques are,left to right: Poulters; opening; Butchers.

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Smithfield - Butchers

Information Subjects commemorated

73635

Worshipful Company of Butchers

From the Butchers' website: "Five of our seven Halls were burned down includi...

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Smithfield - Butchers

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J. A. Brewster

Master of the Worshipful Company of Butchers, 1961 - 1962.  Another escapee f...

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This section lists the other memorials at the same location as the memorial on this page:
Smithfield - Butchers

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73067

Smithfield - Poulters

A property in Budge Row was left to the Poulters in 1727. Pity the flanking ...

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73068

Smithfield - Poultry Market opening

What is it with granite plaques? Surely by 1963 someone ought to have learnt...

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