Of Neckinger Mills, Bermondsey, a successful leather manufacturers. Father of Samuel Bourne.
This section lists the memorials where the subject on this page is commemorated:
James Buckington Bevington
Why (Oh why, oh why) do people chose dark, coloured granite for inscriptions?...
Cornhill was apparently the only market allowed to be held after noon in the 14th century. Stow reports Cornhill holding a corn-market (not surprisingly) but also old clothes being sold there.
A building group which was a division of John Laing plc (a company which was founded in the 1840s). It was eventually purchased by the Wimpey group.
Group, Architecture, Commerce
Founded as the North Surrey Gas Company, it became the Crystal Palace District Gas Company before changing to its final name in 1904. It amalgamated with various other companies and was nationalise...
In 1696 a mineral spring was discovered on the site, and the Kensington Wells developed from it. The first building to be erected at the spring was the Wells spa, which operated until the mid 18th...
Place, Commerce, Medicine