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Blue Plaque: Sir Ernest Shackleton

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Blue Plaque Ernest Shackleton, press 2019
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Sir Ernest Shackleton, the celebrated polar explorer who led three British expeditions to the Antarctic, moved to Sydenham with his Anglo-Irish family when he was ten. His father was a local GP, and their large family home on Westwood Hill is now commemorated with an English Heritage blue plaque.



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