Plaque for St Jude's spire

To display in FULL SCREEN hover the cursor over the image above ‚Äčand click the top left zoom button


This plaque was created to commemorate both the presentation of the spire to Henrietta Barnett in 1911 for her 60th birthday, and its dedication by the Bishop of London in 1913.

Physical Object, SJ9
Plaque for St Jude's spire
Related person/organisation
Henrietta Barnett in profile
Born in 1856 Henrietta Barnett founded the Hampstead Garden Suburb in 1906 as an area to the north of London with affordable housing and green spaces so the working clas did not have to live in the slums she experienced in Whitechapel. 
Related Collections
Free Church Engraved Stone
A series of plaques and engraved stones across the Suburb commemorating different events and figures throughout the Suburb's history.

Memorial to Horses Killed in WWI
A wide collection of memorials ranging from horses that were killed in the First World War to former Vicars.
Plaques and engraved stones commemorate openings and key moments throughout St Jude's history.