37 relations: Albert Memorial, Alfred Gilbert, Anteros, Barge, Brick, Brick tax, Bricklayer, Cement, Conyer, Essex, Kennington, Kent, Lambeth, Leeds, London, London County Council, London stock brick, London, Midland and Scottish Railway, Ministry of Works (United Kingdom), New Zealand, Newton Abbot, Paddington, Partnership, Piccadilly Circus, Portland cement, Private limited company, Roman cement, Shepherd's Bush, Sittingbourne, Teynham, The Oval, United Kingdom, Vauxhall, White City, London, William Aspdin, Wood Lane, Woodford, London.
The Albert Memorial is situated in Kensington Gardens, London, directly to the north of the Royal Albert Hall.
Sir Alfred Gilbert (12 August 1854 – 4 November 1934) was an English sculptor and goldsmith who enthusiastically experimented with metallurgical innovations.
In Greek mythology, Anteros (Ἀντέρως, Antérōs) was the god of requited love, literally "love returned" or "counter-love" and also the punisher of those who scorn love and the advances of others, or the avenger of unrequited love.
A barge is a flat-bottomed boat, built mainly for river and canal transport of heavy goods.
A brick is a block or a single unit of a kneaded clay-bearing soil, sand and lime, or concrete material, fire-hardened or air-dried, used in masonry construction.
The brick tax was a property tax introduced in Great Britain in 1784, during the reign of King George III, to help pay for the wars in the American Colonies.
A bricklayer, who may also be called a mason, is a craftsman who lays bricks to construct brickwork.
A cement is a binder, a substance that sets and hardens and can bind other materials together.
Conyer is a riverside hamlet of Teynham in the borough of Swale in Kent, England.
Essex is a county in England, immediately north-east of London.
Kennington is a district in London, England, south of the River Thames.
Kent is a county in South East England and one of the home counties.
Lambeth is a district in Central London, England, located in the London Borough of Lambeth.
Leeds is a city in West Yorkshire, England.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
London County Council (LCC) was the principal local government body for the County of London throughout its existence from 1889 to 1965, and the first London-wide general municipal authority to be directly elected.
London stock brick is the type of handmade brick which was used for the majority of building work in London and South East England until the growth in the use of Flettons and other machine-made bricks in the early 20th century.
The London, Midland and Scottish Railway (LMS)It has been argued that the initials LMSR should be used to be consistent with LNER, GWR and SR.
The Ministry of Works was a department of the UK Government formed in 1943, during World War II, to organise the requisitioning of property for wartime use.
New Zealand (Aotearoa) is an island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
Newton Abbot is a market town and civil parish in the Teignbridge District of Devon, England on the River Teign, with a population of 25,556.
Paddington is an area within the City of Westminster, in central London.
A partnership is an arrangement where parties, known as partners, agree to cooperate to advance their mutual interests.
Piccadilly Circus is a road junction and public space of London's West End in the City of Westminster, built in 1819 to connect Regent Street with Piccadilly.
Portland cement is the most common type of cement in general use around the world, used as a basic ingredient of concrete, mortar, stucco, and most non-speciality grout.
Private limited company is a hybrid type of business entity used in many jurisdictions, with some differences from country to country.
Roman cement is a substance developed by James Parker in the 1780s, and finally patented in 1796.
Shepherd's Bush (also Shepherds Bush, often shortened to Bush) is an area of west London in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham.
Sittingbourne is an industrial town situated in the Swale district of Kent in south east England, from Canterbury and from London.
Teynham is a large village and civil parish in Kent, England, in the district of Swale.
The Oval, currently known for sponsorship reasons as the Kia Oval, is an international cricket ground at Kennington, in the London Borough of Lambeth, South London.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.
Vauxhall is a mixed commercial and residential district of central London in the London Borough of Lambeth.
White City is a district in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham and forms the northern part of Shepherd's Bush.
William Aspdin (23 September 1815 — 1864) was an English cement manufacturer, and a pioneer of the Portland cement industry.
Wood Lane (A219, formerly A40) is a street in London.
Woodford is a suburban town in North East London, England, occupying the north-western part of the London Borough of Redbridge.