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St james's Garden - people of London - stone

St James's Church St james's Garden - people of London - stone
Inscription

The garden in this bomb damaged site was given by Viscount Southwood to commemorate the courage and fortitude of the people of London in the Second World War 1939-1945.

Site: St James's Church (4 memorials)

W1, Piccadilly

Standing in Piccadilly one sees 4 memorials on the wall: from left to right: Sotheran Fountain, Garden, Lyttelton Fountain, Railings. There are 3 more memorials in the garden.

This section lists the subjects commemorated on the memorial on this page:
St james's Garden - people of London - stone

Subjects commemorated Information

World War 2

Sorry, we've done no research on WW2, it's just too big a subject. But do vis...

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Civilian deaths in London caused by enemy action

This page brings together all the memorials that we have for civilians killed...

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People of London

These memorials have been sponsored by newspapers: the Daily Herald and the E...

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Julius Salter Elias, Viscount Southwood

'Fairlight' in Wood Lane, Highgate, was built in 1908 for Julius Elias. who w...

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This section lists the other memorials at the same location as the memorial on this page:
St james's Garden - people of London - stone

Also at this site Information

Coronation railings

The railings erected to commemorate the coronation of HM Queen Elizabeth II w...

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Lyttelton Fountain

In Memoriam Laura Lyttelton died Easter day 1886

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Sotheran Fountain

The book-selling business set up by her husband still trades as Sotheran's Ra...

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Nearby Memorials

Christchurch Greyfriars Church

Christchurch Greyfriars Church

EC1, King Edward Street

This plaque is on the low wall you can see close to the road.

2 subjects commemorated, 2 creators
Haydon & Rossi

Haydon & Rossi

NW1, Lisson Grove, 116

The plaque is actually around the corner in Rossmore Road, on a house with a front door numbered 1a. We think the house has been "turned...

2 subjects commemorated, 1 creator
Lock Keepers Office

Lock Keepers Office

SE16, Princes Court

None of these four plaques are visible in our photo (and still this was the best position form which to take the photo!) all being hidden...

1 subject commemorated, 1 creator
Camp Griffiss, Block A, NE corner

Camp Griffiss, Block A, NE corner

TW11, Bushy Park

There were 16 of these open-book style ground plaques, marking the corners of blocks A - D, the 4 main large blocks of buildings in WW2 C...

3 subjects commemorated
School Committee

School Committee

N1, Bletchley Street

Boys is given as the Incumbent and Barclay as the Treasurer. This is an attractive plaque, designed into the building. Pity about the pig...

10 subjects commemorated