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Frederick Douglass

Frederick Douglass

Social reformer, writer and statesman. Born Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey, probably in his grandmother's shack in Talbot County, Maryland. He escaped from slavery and became an agent of the ...

Person, Politics & Administration, Race Issues, Literature, Caribbean Islands, USA

1 memorial

Ian Hamilton Finlay

Ian Hamilton Finlay

Poet, writer, artist and gardener. Born in the Bahamas to Scottish parents and brought up in Scotland. Studied at Glasgow School of Art. Combined his interests by installing concrete poetry in his ...

Person, Art, Sculpture, Caribbean Islands, Scotland

1 memorial

Dick Francis

Dick Francis

Steeplechase jockey and writer. Born Richard Stanley Francis in Coedcanlas, Wales. In his racing career, he won over 350 races and was champion jockey in the 1953-54 season.  From 1953 to 1957 he w...

Person, Sport / Games, Literature, Caribbean Islands, Wales

1 memorial

Dorothy 'Cherry' Groce

Dorothy 'Cherry' Groce

Shooting victim. She was shot by the Metropolitan Police, on 28 September 1985, while they were searching for her son who was suspected of firearm offences. This led to the 1985 Brixton riot. She w...

Person, Race Issues, Tragedy, Caribbean Islands

1 memorial

Sir George Grove

Sir George Grove

Writer on music. Born at Thurlow Lodge, 74 Thurlow Terrace, Clapham. Although originally a civil engineer (he supervised the erection of the first lighthouse in Jamaica), his love of music drew him...

Person, Music / songs, Caribbean Islands

2 memorials

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