Plaque

Vaughan Library

Inscription

The Vaughan Library
Designed by Sir George Gilbert Scott, this library was built (1861 – 1863) and named after the Headmaster, Charles John Vaughan (1845 – 1859).
Harrow Heritage Trust

Site: Vaughan Library (1 memorial)

HA1, High Street, Vaughan Library

The plaque is not actually visible in our photo. It is low down below the railings behind the red car. Scott also built the 1855 Harrow School Chapel, immediately to the left of this library.

This section lists the subjects commemorated on the memorial on this page:
Vaughan Library

Subjects commemorated i

Sir George Gilbert Scott

Architect. Born in Gawcott, Buckinghamshire. Often styled 'Sir Gilbert Scott'...

Read More

Charles John Vaughan

Headmaster of Harrow School 1845 – 59. Born Leicester, son of a vicar. Educat...

Read More

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

Created by i

Harrow Heritage Trust

A trust set up with the objectives of encouraging artists and architects of b...

Read More

Nearby Memorials

Wenlock Barn Estate

Wenlock Barn Estate

N1, Murray Grove, Linale House

The plaque is on the first floor balcony, in our photo partly hidden by tree foliage.

1 subject commemorated, 7 creators
Pioneer Health Centre

Pioneer Health Centre

SE15, Queen's Road, 142

Dr. Innes Pearse, 1889 - 1978 and Dr. George Scott Williamson, 1884 - 1953, founded the Pioneer Health Centre here in 1926. English Heritage

3 subjects commemorated, 1 creator
Angela Hooper

Angela Hooper

SW1, Victoria Street, 70, Angela Hooper Place

Most if not all of Victoria Street has been rebuilt over recent years and Westminster Council has taken the opportunity to name a space a...

1 subject commemorated, 1 creator
Paul Nash - NW3

Paul Nash - NW3

NW3, Eldon Grove, 3

Paul Nash, 1889 - 1946, war artist World Wars I & II, lived and worked here.

1 subject commemorated
Joseph Bazalgette - NW8

Joseph Bazalgette - NW8

NW8, Hamilton Terrace, 17

Sir Joseph William Bazalgette, 1819 - 1891, civil engineer, lived here. Greater London Council

1 subject commemorated, 1 creator