City of London, England, United Kingdom
To the immortal memory of
Perhaps the most beloved name
in English literature who
was a bluecoat boy here for
B. 1775 D. 1834
from Christchurch Greyfriars in
which stands beside the former site of
Charles Lamb's school Christ's Hospital
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Arts, Letters, Music.
Location. 51° 31.003′ N, 0° 6.106′ W. Marker is in City of London, England. Marker is on Giltspur just north of Holborn Viaduct, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: City of London, England EC1A 2DH, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mozzagrogna and Caldari War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The Royal Fusiliers (within shouting distance of this marker); Giltspur Street Compter (within shouting distance of this marker); The Church of the Holy Sepulchre The Golden Boy of Pye Corner (within shouting distance of this marker); Christ's Hospital (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Grey Friars Monastery (about 120 meters away); Royal College of Physicians (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of London.
More about this marker. The marker is mounted to the wall of the Watch House of St. Sepulchre Without Newgate Church.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 11, 2017. It was originally submitted on December 11, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 108 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 11, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.