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Rosa Lewis Rosa Lewis

Credit for this entry to:
Alan Patient of

Plaque: Rosa Lewis

Erection date: 16/11/2006


City of Westminster
Rosa Lewis, 1867 - 1952, chef de cuisine and hotelier, dramatised as 'The Duchess of Duke Street', ruled the Cavendish Hotel in a building on this site.

Site: Rosa Lewis (1 memorial)

SW1, Jermyn Street, 81, The Cavendish Hotel

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Rosa Lewis

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The Cavendish Hotel

There is evidence of a 'Miller's Hotel' on the site in the early 1800s which ...

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The Duchess of Duke Street

BBC television series, loosely based on the career of Rosa Lewis. It starred ...

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Rosa Lewis

Hotelier. Born Rosa Ovenden at Leyton, Essex. She started her working life as...

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Rosa Lewis

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Westminster City Council

Created in 1965 from the former area of the Metropolitan Boroughs of St Maryl...

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