City of London, England, United Kingdom
Last Visit by Queen Victoria
by the Corporation of London
in The Mayoralty of Sir Marcus Samuel
to Mark the Western Boundary of The City
and to Commemorate the Occasion of the Last Visit of
Her Majesty Queen Victoria
who Was Here Presented with the city sword
on the 7th Day of March 1900
by The Lord Mayor Sir Alfred James Newton, Bart.
carried Out Under the Direction of the Citizens Committee
Claudius George Algar, Esq. Chairman December 1982
Erected 1982 by City of London.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Women. A significant historical date for this entry is March 7, 1900.
Location. 51° 30.668′ N, 0° 6.674′ W. Marker is in City of London, England. Marker is at the intersection of Victoria Embankment and Temple Place, on the right when traveling west on Victoria Embankment. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: City of London, England EC4Y 9AU, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. City of London (a few steps from this marker); National Submarine War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); King’s ReachHQS Wellington (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); W.T. Stead (about 90 meters away); Lady Henry Somerset Memorial (about 90 meters away); William Edward Forster (about 120 meters away); The Imperial Society of Knights Bachelor (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of London.
Regarding Last Visit by Queen Victoria. Queen Victoria died the following January, less than a year later.
Also see . . . Queen Victoria on Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 5, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 23, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 5, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 85 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 5, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.