City of London, England, United Kingdom
Founded near this site by King Edward VI – 1552
To house, feed and educate needy children
Incorporating the Royal Mathematical School,
founded by King Charles II – 1673
the School moved to Horsham, West Sussex – 1902
where its historic mission continues
Sculpted by Andrew F Brown
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Science & Medicine.
Location. 51° 30.944′ N, 0° 5.932′ W. Marker is in City of London, England. Marker is at the intersection of King Edward Street and Newgate Street, on the right when traveling south on King Edward Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: City of London, England EC1A 7BA, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Christchurch Greyfriars Garden (a few steps from this marker); Poulters' Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Vestry House (within shouting distance of this marker); Christ Church (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Grey Friars Monastery Christ's Hospital (about 120 meters away); The Bull and Mouth Inn (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.
Also see . . . Christís Hospital on Wikipedia. (Submitted on June 14, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 26, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 14, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 59 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on June 14, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.