Islington’s Heritage Plaques showcase our culturally rich and colourful heritage by commemorating the significant people, places, and events in the borough. There are currently 102 plaques spread out on various sites across the borough. Search the full list of Heritage Plaques below and be inspired by some of the amazing people, places and events of Islington.
Sir Henry Bessemer (1813-1898)
A City University plaque, unveiled in May 2017.
David Gestetner (1854-1939)
A English Heritage Plaque, unveiled in 1989.