City of Westminster in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
Erected 1914 by London County Council.
Location. 51° 30.455′ N, 0° 7.498′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker is on Craven Street just south of Strand, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 36 Craven Street, City of Westminster, England WC2N 5NF, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Herman Melville (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); William Tyndale (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Turkish Gun (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); The Cádiz Memorial (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); William Ewart Gladstone (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Monument to the Women of World War II (approx. half a kilometer away); Ho Chi Minh (approx. half a kilometer away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
Also see . . .
1. London Years (Benjamin Franklin House). "Franklin’s first visit to England was in 1724 where he expanded his knowledge of the printing trade. The area where he took up residence, Little Britain, was a great centre for printers and booksellers, (Submitted on November 2, 2017.)
2. Benjamin Franklin (Wikipedia). (Submitted on November 2, 2017.)
3. Benjamin Franklin in London (YouTube, Liz Covart podcast, 52 min.). (Submitted on November 2, 2017.)
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