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Tower Hamlets Council

Group  From 1965 

The name was originally applied to the Tower division of the county of Middlesex. This division was a liberty, i.e. it was an autonomous area under the jurisdiction of the Constable of the Tower of London, and not the Lord Lieutenant of Middlesex. This special status continued until the creation of the County of London in 1889. The name was revived in 1965, when a new London borough was formed from the amalgamation of the metropolitan boroughs of Bethnal Green, Poplar and Stepney.

The Bow Heritage Trail flip book is available at IdeaStore.  There is a plaque for the "starting point" of the trail on the police station near Bow Road Railway Station.

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Tower Hamlets Council

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50248

Tower Hamlets International Brigade

'No Pasaran' translates from Spanish as 'they shall not pass'.

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This section lists the memorials created by the subject on this page:
Tower Hamlets Council

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48411

Anarchists

{Plaque near the entrance to the alley:} This project was carried out with Fr...

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72823

Bow Fair Field

Bow Fair Field Site of the annual Whitsun fair stopped in 1823 due to rowdyis...

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66281

Bow Heritage

Starting point for the heritage trail. The area now known as Bow has long bee...

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73328

Bow Railway Station

Site of Bow Railway Station of the North London Railway opened 1870 - demolis...

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47794

Bow Road Railway Station

Bow Road Railway Station on the London And Blackwall Railway, built in 1869. ...

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