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Bermondsey blue plaques

Bermondsey Abbey 

Founded as a priory of the Order of Cluny
Stood here 1082-1538 
Voted by the People 

Bermondsey Square
London SE1

Druid Street Arch Bombing 

On October 25th 1940 a bomb fell through the Railway Arch killing 77 people sheltering from the air raid
Voted by the People 

Druid Street Arch
London SE1 2EZ

M. Manze

The oldest surviving eel and pie house
First opened in 1892
Voted by the People  

M. Manze
87 Tower Bridge Road
London SE1 4TW

Peek Freans 

Founded in 1857
World renowned biscuit maker that gave Bermondsey the name "Biscuit Town"
Voted by the People  

Drummond Road
London SE16

Peter Tatchell 

Born 1952
Campaigner for human rights, gay freedom and social justice.
Lived here 
Voted by the People 

Arrol House
Rockingham Street
London SE1 6QL

Tommy Steele 

Born Bermondsey, 17th December 1936
Voted by the People 

1-34 Nickleby House
Dickens Estate
George Row
London SE16 4UW

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