Plaque

St Lawrence Jewry - weather vane

The weather vane depicts a grid-iron, the instrument used for the torture which led to the martyrdom of St Lawrence. The shaft supporting the grid-iron is apparently part of the WW2 incendiary bomb which caused the church to be burnt out.

Site: St Lawrence Jewry (3 memorials)

EC2, Guildhall Yard, St Lawrence Jewry

This section lists the subjects commemorated on the memorial on this page:
St Lawrence Jewry - weather vane

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St Lawrence Jewry

St Lawrence Jewry is so called because the original twelfth century church st...

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World War 2

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This section lists the other memorials at the same location as the memorial on this page:
St Lawrence Jewry - weather vane

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St Lawrence Jewry - board

St Lawrence Jewry - board

St Lawrence Jewry St Lawrence Jewry is so called because the original twelft...

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St Lawrence Jewry war memorial

St Lawrence Jewry war memorial

{Inscribed on the main stone plaque:} 1914 - 1918 In memory of the officers...

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Fire station - West End Green

Fire station - West End Green

NW6, West End Green, West Hampstead Fire Station

J. D. Gilbert Esq. Chairman of the Fire Brigade Committee of the London County Council laid this stone on the 24th day of June 1901.

2 creators
Bow Heritage

Bow Heritage

E3, Bow Road, Police Station

The plaque doesn't mention the building it's on - the Bow Police station, built in 1903 by John Dixon Butler and temporary prison to Sylv...

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Joyce Grenfell - SW10

Joyce Grenfell - SW10

SW10, Elm Park Gardens, 34

Joyce Grenfell, 1910 - 1979, entertainer and writer, lived here in flat no.8, 1957 - 1979. English Heritage 

1 subject commemorated, 1 creator
Carl Maria von Weber

Carl Maria von Weber

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1 subject commemorated, 1 creator
Rules Restaurant 1

Rules Restaurant 1

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The English Heritage listing does indeed say "Benjamin  Rule" but we are assuming that is a mistake since Rules themselves say Thomas (Be...

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