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Anti-fascists

Plaque: Anti-fascists

Inscription

In recognition of 20,000 people who gathered nearby on 3rd October 1937 to oppose a march by the Fascist Blackshirt Movement.
They shall not pass.
This plaque was erected by the London Borough of Southwark and Southwark Trades Council 

Site: John Harvard and the Anti-fascists (2 memorials)

SE1, Borough High Street, 211, John Harvard Library

The Harvard plaque does not explain why it is here, on this particular spot. Possibly his father's butcher's shop was here.

The Anti-fascists plaque is inside the library near the entrance door.

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Anti-fascists

Information Subjects commemorated

Anti-fascists in Bermondsey

One day before the anniversary of the Cable Street battle Mosley's Fascists, ...

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Blackshirts

See Oswald Mosley.

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Anti-fascists

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Southwark Council

The London Borough of Southwark was created as an amalgamation of the Metropo...

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Southwark Trades Council

From the website: "Each London borough is served by a trade union council (al...

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

Information Also at this site

John Harvard

John Harvard, 1607-1638, first benefactor of Harvard University. Born in Sout...

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