London Borough of Camden in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
Erected 1904 by London County Council.
Location. 51° 31.278′ N, 0° 6.871′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Camden, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Theobalds Road and John Street, on the left when traveling east on Theobalds Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 22 Theobalds Road, London Borough of Camden, England WC1X 8NX, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dorothy L. Sayers (about 180 meters away, measured in a direct line); Vera Brittain and Winifred Holtby (about 210 meters away); The White Conduit (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); Charles Dickens (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Sydney Smith (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); John Howard (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Rosetti, Morris, and Burne-Jones (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Charlotte Mew (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Camden.
More about this marker. English Heritage notes that the original plaque was destroyed in World War II, and that a replica plaque was installed in 1848.
Also see . . .
1. Benjamin Disraeli (Encyclopedia Britannica). "Benjamin Disraeli, in full Benjamin Disraeli, earl of Beaconsfield, Viscount Hughenden of Hughenden, byname Dizzy (born December 21, 1804, London, England—died April 19, 1881, London), British statesman and novelist who was twice prime minister (1868, 1874–80) and who provided the Conservative Party with a twofold policy of Tory democracy and imperialism." (Submitted on December 7, 2017.)
2. Benjamin Disraeli (Wikipedia). "Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield, KG, PC, FRS (21 December 1804 – 19 April 1881) was a British statesman of the Conservative Party who twice served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. He played a central role in the creation of the modern Conservative Party, defining its policies and its broad outreach. Disraeli is remembered for his influential voice in world affairs, his political battles with the Liberal Party leader William Ewart Gladstone, and his one-nation conservatism or "Tory democracy". He made the Conservatives the party most identified with the glory and power of the British Empire. He is the only British prime minister to have been of Jewish birth. He was also a novelist." (Submitted on December 7, 2017.)
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