Sunday, 13 November 2016

#plaque366 Carlo Gatti


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






Carlo Gatti, Swiss-born business man, hailing from the Italian speaking region of Switzerland, as well as being an ice importer this multi-tasking fellow was involved in music hall, was an early ice cream seller, opened a European-style cafe restaurant in London and exhibited a chocolate-making machine at the great Exhibition of 1851.





Find his plaque on Caledonian Road…





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