City of London in Greater London, England, United Kingdom
The allegorical sculpture on the pedestal above was executed by Caius Gabriel Cibber.
St Magnus the Martyr Fish Street Hill to the south leads to St Magnus the Martyr (a Wren church) alongside which is the ancient footpath which led to the first London Bridge
Topics. This historical marker and monument is listed in this topic list: Disasters. A significant historical year for this entry is 1666.
Location. 51° 30.6′ N, 0° 5.159′ W. Marker is in City of London, England, in Greater London. Marker is at the intersection of Fish St Hill and Monument
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Margaret Fish Street Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); The King’s Baker’s Shop (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Leonard Eastcheap (within shouting distance of this marker); London Bridge (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); St Gabriel Fenchurch (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Sixty Years of Peace (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Gregory de Rokesley (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Tallow Chandlers Hall (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of London.
More about this monument. The Monument commemorates the Great Fire Of London that burned through the city's center from Sunday, 2 September to Wednesday, 5 September 1666.
Also see . . . The Monument. The Monument homepage; lots of information. (Submitted on April 13, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Additional keywords. This marker is on the west side of The Monument.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 27, 2022. It was originally submitted on June 3, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 200 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 3, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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