City of London, England, United Kingdom
Over the centuries, many famous Londoners have been associated with St. Botolph's, including Sir William Allen, Lord Mayor 1571-2, who repaired the church at his own expense; Edward Alleyn, founder of Dulwich College,
The church contains the regimental memorial chapel of the Honourable Artillery Company and the Book of Remembrance of the London Rifle Brigade. The memorial cross in the churchyard is believed to be the first memorial of the Great War (1914-1918) to be set up in London, erected in 1916 after the Battle of Jutland.
A brochure with a more detailed history of the church is available inside. St Botolph's is a City church and continues to minister to those who work or live in, or visit, the City. You are warmly welcome to join us in worship and prayer.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion.
Location. 51° 30.995′ N, 0° 4.885′ W. Marker is in City of London, England. Marker is on England Route A10 just from Aldermans Walk, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: City of London, England EC2M 3TL, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Bethlehem Hospital (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Children of the Kindertransport (about 150 meters away); Hope Square (about 150 meters away); East India Arms (approx. half a kilometer away); St Gabriel Fenchurch London Troops War Memorial (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Royal Exchange Forecourt (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Royal Exchange Jubilee Walkway (approx. 0.6 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of London.
Also see . . .
1. St Botolph-without-Bishopsgate on Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 10, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
2. Who Was St. Botolph?. Over 70 Churches, along with five towns and villages, are dedicated to, or named for St. Botolph. (Submitted on June 3, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
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