City of Westminster in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
Lord Stanley of Preston
Stanley Cup from a silversmith
on this site in 1892 for the people
of Canada to commemorate
amateur and professional
The Cup is now in the
Hockey Hall of Fame
Erected by City of Westminster.
Location. 51° 30.665′ N, 0° 8.319′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Regent Street and Regent Place, on the left when traveling south on Regent Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 128-130 Regent Street, City of Westminster, England W1B 5SE, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Church of the Assumption (within shouting distance of this marker); Ziggy Stardust (within shouting distance of this marker); The Portuguese Embassy (within shouting distance of this marker); Cardinal Wiseman (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); A History of Golden Square (about 120 meters away); Paul McCartney (about 150 meters away); The Jimi Hendrix Experience (about 150 meters away); Don Arden and “Small Faces” (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
Also see . . . Frederick Stanley, 16th Earl of Derby (Wikipedia). "Frederick Arthur Stanley, 16th Earl of Derby KG GCB GCVO PC (15 January 1841 – 14 June 1908), known as Frederick Stanley until 1886 and as Lord Stanley of Preston between 1886 and 1893, was a Conservative Party politician in the United Kingdom who served as Colonial Secretary from 1885 to 1886 and the sixth Governor General of Canada, from 1888 to 1893. An avid sportsman, he built Stanley House Stables in England, and is famous in North America for presenting Canada with the Stanley Cup. Stanley was also one of the original inductees of the Hockey Hall of Fame." (Submitted on November 16, 2017.)
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