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

Robert Aickman

1914 - 1981

 
 
Robert Aickman Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 11, 2017
1. Robert Aickman Marker
Inscription.

Author and co-founder of
The Inland Waterways
Association
lived and worked here

 
Erected 2015 by Inland Waterways Association.
 
Location. 51° 31.207′ N, 0° 7.819′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Camden, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Gower Street and Gower Mews, on the right when traveling south on Gower Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11 Gower Street, London Borough of Camden, England WC1E 6HB, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood (a few steps from this marker); James Robinson (within shouting distance of this marker); Lady Ottoline Morrell (within shouting distance of this marker); Dame Millicent Garrett Fawcett (within shouting distance of this marker); Sir Harry Ricardo (within shouting distance of this marker); Henry Cavendish (within shouting distance of this marker); Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Lord Eldon (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Camden.
 
Also see . . .  Robert Aickman (Wikipedia). Robert Fordyce
Robert Aickman Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 11, 2017
2. Robert Aickman Marker - Wide View
The Aickman Marker is visible here in the middle of the picture, with the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood also visible two doors down.
Aickman (27 June 1914 – 26 February 1981) was an English conservationist and writer of fiction and nonfiction. As a conservationist, he is notable for co-founding the Inland Waterways Association, a group which has preserved from destruction and restored England's inland canal system. As a writer, he is best known for his supernatural fiction, which he described as "strange stories".
(Submitted on November 17, 2017.) 
 
Additional keywords. conservation
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicWaterways & Vessels
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 24, 2018. This page originally submitted on November 17, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 67 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 17, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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