Elizabeth Beresford - Green Plaque site

About Elizabeth Beresford - Green Plaque site

Children's author Elizabeth Beresford (1926-2010) lived at 4  Earlsfield Road between 1952-1971. It was while living here she took her family on a Boxing Day walk to nearby Wimbledon Common. Her daughter pronounced this 'Wombledon Common', and the Wombles were born. Find out more https://www.wandsworth.gov.uk/news/2019-news/june-2019/green-plaque-for-wombles-author/

Location: 4 Earlsfield Road, SW18 3DW

Unveiled: June 2019


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