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Wong Kei Restaurant - Willy Clarkson Wong Kei Restaurant

Plaque: Wong Kei Restaurant - Willy Clarkson

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London County Council
Willy Clarkson, 1861 - 1934, theatrical wigmaker, lived and died here.

Site: Wong Kei Restaurant (3 memorials)

W1, Wardour Street, 41

The house was designed and built for Clarkson's theatrical costume shop. His celebrated theatrical clients laid the foundation and coping stones, symbolically the first and last stones in the construction of a house.

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Wong Kei Restaurant - Willy Clarkson

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Willy Clarkson

theatrical wigmaker

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Wong Kei Restaurant - Willy Clarkson

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London County Council

Prior to the LCC London matters were run by church parishes. The LCC was the ...

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Wong Kei Restaurant - Willy Clarkson

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Wong Kei Restaurant - Henry Irving

Sir Henry Irving laid the coping stone of this building 1905.

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Wong Kei Restaurant - Sarah Bernhardt

Sarah Bernhardt laid the foundation stone of this building 1904.

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