Plaque   

Admiral Robert Fitzroy - SW7

Admiral Robert Fitzroy - SW7 Admiral Robert Fitzroy - SW7

Erection date: 1981

Inscription

Greater London Council
Admiral Robert Fitzroy, 1805-1865, hydrographer and meteorologist lived here.

Site: Admiral Robert Fitzroy - SW7 (1 memorial)

SW7, Onslow Square, 38

Credit for this entry to: Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

This section lists the subjects commemorated on the memorial on this page:
Admiral Robert Fitzroy - SW7

Subjects commemorated Information

Admiral Robert Fitzroy

Hydrographer and meteorologist. Born Ampton Hall, Suffolk. He attended the Ro...

Read More

This section lists the subjects who helped to create/erect the memorial on this page:
Admiral Robert Fitzroy - SW7

Created by Information

Greater London Council

Replaced the LCC. The GLC was abolished, some say, because Mrs Thatcher could...

Read More

Nearby Memorials

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson - birth

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson - birth

E1, Commercial Road, Metropolitan University, 41-47

Elizabeth Garrett Anderson, 1836 - 1919, was born in a house formerly on this site. The first woman to be registered as a medical practi...

1 subject commemorated, 1 creator
Professional Photographers Association

Professional Photographers Association

EC1, Johnson's Court

In our photo the plaque can just be seen, inside the entrance to the Court.

2 subjects commemorated, 1 creator
Royal Coburg Theatre

Royal Coburg Theatre

SE1, The Cut, Old Vic Theatre

Leopold and Charlotte had married on 2 May and Charlotte was already known to be pregnant so they were probably seen as a golden couple a...

3 subjects commemorated, 1 creator
PP - 3E - Boxall

PP - 3E - Boxall

EC1, Edward Street

This garden acquired its name due to its popularity as a lunchtime garden with workers from the nearby General Post Office (long gone). ...

1 subject commemorated, 2 creators
Pete Quaife

Pete Quaife

N10, Creighton Avenue, North Wing, Fortismere School

The plaque is inside the school building. The photograph was taken at the unveiling.

2 subjects commemorated, 1 creator