Archive for: April 2015

The Water Carriers: New Blue Plaque Unveiled for the Lindley family

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Posted:
22 April 2015
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Howard Spencer
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History Uncovered

Many of London’s blue plaques bear the names of famous people who need absolutely no introduction – Sir Winston Churchill, John Lennon and https://www.avvocati.ud.it/cheap-generic-online-viagra/ Virginia Woolf. But there are other plaques that honour unsung – or at least undersung – heroes who have made a considerable impact in a particular field...

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New Blue Plaque unveiled for Mansfield Cumming

Posted:
1 April 2015
Posted By:
Howard Spencer
Categories:
History Uncovered

The latest English Heritage blue plaque has just gone up in London – to a foundational figure in the UK’s secret services. This is Mansfield Cumming – first Chief of the foreign section of the Secret Service Bureau, which was the predecessor of MI6. Cumming was in charge of foreign intel...

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