Tuesday, 1 November 2016

#plaque366 Amelia Edwards

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

Amelia Edwards, writer and Egyptologist. Upon her death she bequeathed her collection of ancient Egyptian artefacts to University College London and it forms the basis of the collection at the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology at UCL.

Find her plaque in Islington at 19 Wharton Street…

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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