Silver Jubilee in Victoria Street
Edward Massey at St John's
Hitchcock mosaics 16 - The Wrong Man, 1956
Robert Hooke
Sir Peter Medawar plaque
Pete Reed gold post box
Vincent van Gogh - SW9
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Mary Overie

Mary Overie

Traditions vary but one is that Mary was the daughter of John Overs, a very successful Thames ferryman in the tenth century.  She gave her inherited wealth to fund a convent which became St Mary Ov...

Fiction, Philanthropy, Religion

1 memorial

The Village in the Jungle

The Village in the Jungle

Novel written by Leonard Woolf, published 1913, based on his experiences as a colonial civil servant in British-controlled Ceylon, but unusually written from the native point of view.

Fiction, Literature, Ceylon

1 memorial

Nike

Nike

Ancient Greek goddess who personified victory.  She was the daughter of the Titan Pallas and the goddess Styx. Our photograph shows the famous 'Winged Victory of Samothrace', also called the 'Nike ...

Fiction, Religion

1 memorial

Dr Watson

Dr Watson

John H. Watson, MD, friend of Sherlock Holmes.

Fiction, Medicine, Seriously Famous, Literature

2 memorials

The Day of the Triffids

The Day of the Triffids

A novel by John Wyndham. Most of the world's population has been blinded by a freak meteorite shower. Those who remain sighted have to face the added problem of dealing with the triffids which have...

Fiction, Literature

1 memorial

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