London Borough of Camden in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
Location. 51° 31.093′ N, 0° 7.56′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Camden, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Great Russell Street and Museum Street, on the right when traveling east on Great Russell Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 49 Great Russell Street, London Borough of Camden, England WC1B 3BA, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Randolph Caldecott (within shouting distance of this marker); The Plough (within shouting distance of this marker); Bertrand Russell (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Thomas Henry Wyatt Topham and Lady Diana Beauclerk (about 180 meters away); Dr. Robert Willan (about 180 meters away); Isaac D'Israeli (about 210 meters away); Ram Mohun Roy (about 240 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Camden.
Also see . . . The Museum Tavern in Bloomsbury (Greene King Pubs). "The Museum Tavern was expanded in 1855 and much of what you see today dates from then or a little later. Despite the removal of partitions that divided Victorian drinkers, many original features remain, like much of the carved wooden fittings, etched and cut glass outer windows and some coloured leaded-glass detail. The pub is the proud work of architect William Finch Hill and is probably his only surviving work, save for the recently reopened Hat & Feathers in Clerkenwell. Hill was well known for his music hall designs but alas these seem to have all gone....In the early eighteenth century a pub called the Dog & Duck stood there. Its name reflecting the hunting that took place on the surrounding swamps and ponds. The British Museum was built in the 1760's and the pub changed (Submitted on October 26, 2017.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 26, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 69 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 26, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.