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City of Westminster in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

Benedict Arnold

 
 
Benedict Arnold Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 15, 2017
1. Benedict Arnold Marker
Inscription.

Major General
Benedict Arnold
American Patriot
resided here from
1796 until his death
June 14, 1801

 
Erected 1987 by Peter Arnold.
 
Location. 51° 31.124′ N, 0° 9.486′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker is on Gloucester Place just north of Blandford Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 62 Gloucester Place, City of Westminster, England W1U 8EA, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Wilkie Collins (a few steps from this marker); John Robert Godley (within shouting distance of this marker); John Lennon (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Anthony Trollope (about 120 meters away); Tony Ray-Jones (about 180 meters away); Jacqueline du Pré (about 210 meters away); Sir Gerald Kelly (about 240 meters away); Sir Alfred Ayer (approx. 0.2 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
 
Also see . . .
1. Why Benedict Arnold is an 'American Patriot'...in London (NBC News, March 10, 2014). (Submitted on October 22, 2017.)
2. The Curious London Legacy of Benedict Arnold (Smithsonian Magazine, July 8, 2010). (Submitted on October 22, 2017.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
Benedict Arnold Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 15, 2017
2. Benedict Arnold Marker - Wide View
<i>Treason of Arnold</i> image. Click for full size.
Charles F. Blauvelt, image courtesy of the Library of Congress, circa 1874
3. Treason of Arnold
"Arnold persuades Andre to conceal the papers in his boot"
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 22, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 22, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 93 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 22, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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