Blue Plaques

WINGFIELD, Major Walter Clopton (1833–1912)

Plaque erected in 1987 by Greater London Council at 33 St George’s Square, Pimlico, London, SW1V 2HX, City of Westminster

All images © English Heritage

Profession

Army Officer, Inventor

Category

Sport

Inscription

Major WALTER CLOPTON WINGFIELD 1833–1912 Father of Lawn Tennis lived here

Material

Ceramic

Notes

Plaque manufactured by the GLC and erected by English Heritage.

Nearby Blue Plaques

Nearby Blue Plaques


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