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Abbey Tavern

Abbey Tavern

Started 3/12/1891, 130 years ago

Architect: Alexander Builder: S. R . Lamble

Building, Commerce, Food & Drink

1 memorial

Terry Ainsworth

Terry Ainsworth

Born 3/12/1928, 93 years ago

Terence John Richard Ainsworth was born on 3 December 1928, the elder son of James Richard Ainsworth and Florence Ada Ainsworth née Clark (1905-1986). His birth was registered in the 1st quarter of...

Person, Tragedy

1 memorial

Princess Louise Duchess of Argyll

Princess Louise Duchess of Argyll

Died 3/12/1939, 82 years ago

Born at Buckingham Palace, sixth child of Queen Victoria. Was a talented sculptress taught, and possibly more, by Joseph Boehm. In 1871 caused a stir by marrying John Douglas Sutherland Campbell, M...

Person, Royalty, Sculpture, Canada

9 memorials

Jonathan Carr

Jonathan Carr

Born 3/12/1845, 176 years ago

Jonathan Thomas Carr. Founder of Bedford Park, the first garden suburb, in 1875. He lived in the suburb, first at Tower House, since replaced by St Catherine’s Court flats, which he left in 1904 to...

Person, Property

2 memorials

Joseph Conrad

Joseph Conrad

Born 3/12/1857, 164 years ago

Novelist, considered one of the greatest writers in English, despite it not being his mother-tongue. Born into a noble Polish family in what is now Ukraine. Working on ships he came to Britain in 1...

Person, Literature, Poland, Ukraine

2 memorials

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