Landseer Road, EN1

Place Name

Named after the artist Sir Edwin Henry Landseer (March 7, 1802 – October 1, 1873) the painter and sculptor probably best known for his lion sculptures at the base of Nelson’s Column in Trafalgar Square. This street was laid out around the turn of the 20thCentury and the first houses occupied around 1904 It is one of a small cluster of streets named after artists see also Millais Road, Poynter Road and Leighton Road.

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