Prater water tough
Bunhill burial ground - 3 & 4
Brian Epstein - W1
Christina Rossetti
1 Poultry - Frieze C - Charles II
Cecil Hepworth - NW1
6 Burlington Gardens - Hunter
mobile nav

Latest Subjects

Celia Johnson

Celia Johnson

Actress. Born Celia Elizabeth Johnson at 46 Richmond Hill, Richmond, Surrey. Best known for her performance with Trevor Howard in the 1945 film 'Brief Encounter'; which, although it has been parodi...

Person, TV & Radio, Cinema, Theatre

1 memorial

The Salt Box

The Salt Box

From British History On-line: "A cottage called the Salt Box was built on demesne land on the edge of the heath north of Branch Hill Lodge between 1789 and 1808 and was replaced by a house called t...

Building, Property

1 memorial

Vincent van Gogh

Vincent van Gogh

Vincent came to London in June 1873 aged 20 as an art dealer, in the firm Goupil. He was in England for two and a half years during which he had two short periods working in the Paris branch. Goupi...

Person, Art, Seriously Famous, France, Netherlands

1 memorial

Longman's Ship Binding Works

Longman's Ship Binding Works

Thomas Longman (1699-1755) through an inheritance acquired a publishing house, The Ship, in Paternoster Row (the street of book publishers) and shortly after, The Black Swan, next door.  Daniel Def...

Group, Commerce, Craft / Design

1 memorial

Load More +

More-items 7,665 more subjects