London in Middlesex County, Ontario — Central Canada
Birthplace of the Flame of Hope
Dedicated to diabetics throughout the world on the occasion of the visit of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, July 7, 1989
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Science & Medicine • Women. A significant historical date for this entry is July 7, 1779.
Location. 42° 59.394′ N, 81° 13.91′ W. Marker is in London, Ontario, in Middlesex County. Marker is at the intersection of Adelaide Street and Queens Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Adelaide Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 442 Adelaide Street North, London ON N6B 3H8, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Banting House (here, next to this marker); Birthplace of InsulinThe East London Town Hall (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Engine 86 (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); Harold A. Rogers, O.C., O.B.E. (approx. one kilometer away); London Armouries (approx. one kilometer away); London War Cenotaph (approx. 1.2 kilometers away); Veterans' Garden (approx. 1.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London.
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