Group    From 1971 

Wandsworth Society

Categories: Community / Clubs, History

A community group with the aim of safeguarding the character, quality and integrity of the environment around Wandsworth.

Credit for this entry to: Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

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Wandsworth Society

Creations i

Fishmongers' Almshouses

The gateway piers bear the inscriptions 'London County Council' on the left a...

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Claudia Jones

Claudia Jones

Born Trinidad. Moved to New York where she became a Communist. Caught up in the McCarthy trials she was imprisoned and then extradited to Britain in December 1955.  Became a community organiser aft...

Person, Community / Clubs, Journalism / Publishing, Politics & Administration, Race Issues, Caribbean Islands

2 memorials
George Arthur Roberts

George Arthur Roberts

Soldier and Fireman. Born in Trinidad, he was one of the first black men to join the British Army. In WW1, he earned a reputation for throwing bombs back over enemy lines and was nicknamed the 'Coc...

Person, Armed Forces, Community / Clubs, Emergency Services, Race Issues, Caribbean Islands, France, Turkey

War served, WW2
1 memorial
Norman King

Norman King

Founder member of the Amwell Society.

Person, Community / Clubs

1 memorial
Guy's John Fry Group

Guy's John Fry Group

This is possibly the same group of Guy's alumni who gather each October for a lunch to celebrate the life and work of Doctor John Fry.

Group, Community / Clubs, History, Medicine

1 memorial