Group    From 1979  To 2008

Tower Hamlets Environment Trust

Categories: Social Welfare

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

Creations i

Battle of Cable Street - Dock Street

The red colour of this plaque is, we're sure, chosen on purely aesthetic grou...

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Daniel Mendoza

Daniel Mendoza, pugilist, 1764 - 1836, English champion who proudly billed hi...

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George Lansbury - E14

Near this place on July 29th 1921 George Lansbury led the people and councill...

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Manny Shinwell

The plaque was not there when we first visited the site. We have returned sev...

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Other Subjects

Christ's Hospital

Christ's Hospital

Founded by Edward VI in the remains of Greyfriars Monastery for the education of poor children. The first pupils arrived in November 1552. In 1682 Sir Robert Clayton erected much of the building, d...

Group, Education, Social Welfare

8 memorials
Raoul Wallenberg

Raoul Wallenberg

Born near Stockholm. Worked for an import-export company owned by a Jewish Hungarian. Travelling frequently to Hungary, he learned Hungarian and become joint owner of the company. In spring 1944 th...

Person, Politics & Administration, Seriously Famous, Social Welfare, Hungary, Sweden

War dead, WW2
1 memorial
Edith How-Martyn

Edith How-Martyn

Suffragist and birth control campaigner. Born Edith How in London. 1899 married George Herbert Martyn. Member of the Women's Social and Political Union. She was arrested in 1906 for attempting to ...

Person, Gender Issues, Social Welfare, Australia, India

1 memorial
Kensington Housing Trust / Catalyst Housing

Kensington Housing Trust / Catalyst Housing

Started as Ealing Family Housing Association.

Group, Property, Social Welfare

1 memorial
Sailors' Home - Ensign Street & Dock Street

Sailors' Home - Ensign Street & Dock Street

A group of philanthropists, led by Rev. George Charles ‘Boatswain’ Smith (1782–1863) founded the Destitute Sailors' Asylum in 1827, based in a converted warehouse in Dock Street and providing shelt...

Building, Social Welfare

1 memorial