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London Borough of Camden in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

George Dance (The Younger)

 
 
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By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 11, 2017
1. George Dance (The Younger) Marker
Inscription.
George
Dance
The Younger
1741-1825
Architect
lived and
died here

 
Erected 1970 by Greater London Council.
 
Location. 51° 31.357′ N, 0° 7.978′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Camden, England, in Greater London County. Marker is on Gower Street 0.1 kilometers south of University Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 91 Gower Street, London Borough of Camden, England WC1E 6AA, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sir Victor Horsley (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Richard Trevithick (about 180 meters away); First Anaesthesia in England (about 180 meters away); Robert Aickman (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); T.S. Eliot (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); London School of Tropical Medicine (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Sir Samuel Romilly (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Camden.
 
Also see . . .  George Dance the Younger (Wikipedia). "George Dance the younger, RA (1 April 1741 – 14 January
George Dance (The Younger) Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 11, 2017
2. George Dance (The Younger) Marker - Wide View
1825) was an English architect and surveyor as well as a portraitist....The fifth and youngest son of the architect George Dance (the elder), he came from a family of architects, artists and dramatists. He was described by Sir John Summerson as "among the few really outstanding architects of the century", but few of his buildings remain." (Submitted on November 2, 2017.) 
 
Categories. Architecture
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 2, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 2, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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