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City of Westminster in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

Mont Blanc Restaurant

 
 
Mont Blanc Restaurant Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 16, 2018
1. Mont Blanc Restaurant Marker
Inscription.  Site of the Mont Blanc Restaurant where leading writers, including Belloc, Chesterton, Conrad and Galsworthy met regularly in the early years of the 20th century.
 
Erected 2010 by City of Westminster.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Arts, Letters, Music.
 
Location. 51° 30.703′ N, 0° 7.888′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker is on Gerrard Street just east of Wardour Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 16 Gerrard Street, City of Westminster, England W1D 6JE, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Edmund Burke (within shouting distance of this marker); Penny Post (within shouting distance of this marker); The Club (within shouting distance of this marker); Former Wardour Street Clubs (within shouting distance of this marker); Pizza Express (within shouting distance of this marker); John Dryden (within shouting
Mont Blanc Restaurant Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 16, 2018
2. Mont Blanc Restaurant Marker - Wide View
distance of this marker); Globe Theatre (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Apollo Theatre (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
 
Also see . . .  Mont Blanc Restaurant (Wikipedia). "Mont Blanc Restaurant is a former restaurant in London where leading writers including Hilaire Belloc, GK Chesterton, Joseph Conrad and Galsworthy met regularly in the early years of the 20th century....It was closed in 1928." (Submitted on April 24, 2018.) 
 
Additional keywords. Soho
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 24, 2018. It was originally submitted on April 24, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 78 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 24, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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