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London Borough of Southwark in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

St. Mary Overie’s Dock

 
 
St. Mary Overie’s Dock Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 7, 2018
1. St. Mary Overie’s Dock Marker
Inscription.  
St. Mary Overie’s Dock
From the 16th century
Notice
This Dock is a free landing place at which
the Parishoners of St. Saviour’s Parish are
entitled to land goods free of toll.
Wardens Office
8, Southwark St. SE1
By order of the Corporation of Wardens of the
Parish of St. Saviour’s, Southwark

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionIndustry & CommerceWaterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 51° 30.399′ N, 0° 5.424′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Southwark, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Cathedral Street and Montague Close, on the right when traveling north on Cathedral Street. Located near the bow of the Golden Hind. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: London Borough of Southwark, England SE1 9DF, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. St. Saviour’s Southwark Private Property (a few steps from this marker); Queen Elizabeth I (within shouting distance of this marker); Sir Francis Drake (within shouting
St. Mary Overie’s Dock Marker and the Golden Hind image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 7, 2018
2. St. Mary Overie’s Dock Marker and the Golden Hind
distance of this marker); The Legend of Mary Overie (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Thameside Inn (within shouting distance of this marker); Southwark Cathedral (within shouting distance of this marker); Winchester Palace (within shouting distance of this marker); The Jubilee Walkway – Southwark (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Southwark.
 
Regarding St. Mary Overie’s Dock. A full-size replica of Sir Francis Drake's 16th century galleon, the Golden Hinde is on exhibit in St. Mary Overie’s Dock.
 
Also see . . .  Golden Hind on Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 11, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 11, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 11, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 92 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 11, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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