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Memorial

Triffid Alley Triffid Alley

Credit for this entry to:
Alan Patient of plaquesoflondon.co.uk

Plaque: Triffid Alley

Erection date: 24/5/2015

Inscription

{Beside the image of a triffid, taken from the cover of an early Penguin book edition:}
Triffid Alley
John Wyndham, The Day of the Triffids (1951)
Chapter 8: '... The door, I could see, gave into a narrow alley running the full length of the block ...'
South End Green Association

Site: Triffid Alley (1 memorial)

NW3, Pond Street, 37

The plaque is to the left of the black metal gate. TriffidAlley gives the background to this plaque. An incident in the book happens at a location which has been identified as this alley. Wyndham had friends in the area so knew it well.

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The Day of the Triffids

A novel by John Wyndham. Most of the world's population has been blinded by a...

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John Wyndham

Author. Born John Wyndham Parkes Lucas Beynon Harris, in Dorridge near Knowle...

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Triffid Alley

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South End Green Association

An association for residents, shops and local workers devoted to South End Gr...

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