Plaque

Gatti family

Inscription

Site of the Adelphi Theatre Restaurant owned by the Swiss-Italian Gatti family, restaurateurs, music hall, theatre and electricity supply entrepreneurs. Sir John Gatti served as Lord Mayor of Westminster, 1911-12.
City of Westminster
Enstar Capital

There is an interesting memorial to the power supply just around the corner.

Site: Gatti family (1 memorial)

WC2, The Strand

Yes, that man does have the dog on a lead and does set off down the Strand with the dog running happily alongside. This was Christmas Day 2014, so very little traffic, which was why we were there - on normal days the buses make this an impossible building to photo.

This section lists the subjects commemorated on the memorial on this page:
Gatti family

Subjects commemorated i

Adelphi Theatre Restaurant

Grade II Listed.  In 1878 Agostino and Stefano Gatti bought the Adelphi Theat...

Read More

Charing Cross Electricity Supply Company

This originated in 1882 from the power supply set up by Agostino and Stefano ...

Read More

Gatti family

Swiss-Italian family.  Restaurateurs, music hall, theatre and electricity sup...

Read More

Sir John Gatti

Born Giovanni Maria Emilio in Switzerland, son of Agostino, of the Gatti fami...

Read More

This section lists the subjects who helped to create/erect the memorial on this page:
Gatti family

Created by i

Enstar Capital

Property investors and developers active in 2014.

Read More

Westminster City Council

The ancient parish of St Margaret's was divided into St Margaret's and St Joh...

Read More

Nearby Memorials

Entente Cordiale - 50th

Entente Cordiale - 50th

SW1, Knightsbridge, French Embassy

The 50th plaque is on the corner of the building.  The centenary plaque is in the porch, where there is also a splendid highly polished e...

3 subjects commemorated, 1 creator
Margery Allingham

Margery Allingham

W2, Westbourne Terrace Road, Hurlingham House

Margery Allingham, 1904 - 1966, writer of crime fiction and creator of Albert Campion, lived here, 1916 - 1926. City of Westminster

2 subjects commemorated, 1 creator
Joe Orton

Joe Orton

N1, Noel Road, 25

From Spoonfed: "From here, Orton wrote some of his most famous work, including his notorious diaries, which describe sexual escapades wit...

1 subject commemorated, 1 creator
Lauderdale Road Synagogue - Montefiore

Lauderdale Road Synagogue - Montefiore

W9, Ashworth Road, Lauderdale Road Synagogue

This plaque is actually composed of two stones.

3 subjects commemorated, 1 creator
Constantine Cavafy

Constantine Cavafy

W2, Queensborough Terrace, 14-15, Manor Lodge

Constantine Cavafy, 1863 - 1933, Greek poet, lived here, 1873 - 1876. The London Hellenic Society, 1974

1 subject commemorated, 1 creator