City of Westminster in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
of the BBC
Erected 1995 by English Heritage.
Location. 51° 29.834′ N, 0° 7.663′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Barton Street and Cowley Street, on the left when traveling east on Barton Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6 Barton Street, City of Westminster, England SW1P 3NG, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sir John Gielgud (a few steps from this marker); T.E. Lawrence (within shouting distance of this marker); W.T. Stead (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Emmeline Pankhurst (about 180 meters away); The Jewel Tower (about 180 meters away); The Burghers of Calais (about 180 meters away); Sir Thomas Peirson Frank (approx. 0.2 kilometers away); The Buxton Memorial (approx. 0.2 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
Also see . . . John Reith - 1. Beginnings (BBC). John Reith (1889-1971) was the founder of the BBC. He was its first general manager when it was set up as the British Broadcasting Company (Submitted on October 20, 2017.)
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