Saturday, 8 October 2016

#plaque366 Caroline Chisholm


A London commemorative plaque for every day in 2016. 

The plaques are selected from all walks of life, and all points of the London compass – and I'm taking requests too!

DROP ME A LINE or leave a comment below if you'd like to nominate a plaque for inclusion in the series





Noted for her work in the field of female immigrant welfare in Australia, this Northampton-born philanthropist provided inspiration for Charles Dickens when creating his character Mrs Jellyby in Bleak House.



Find her plaque at Charlton Place, Islington…


















A London Walk costs £10 – £8 concession. To join a London Walk, simply meet your guide at the designated tube station at the appointed time. Details of all London Walks can be found at www.walks.com.









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