London Borough of Camden in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
1914 - 1981
Author and co-founder of
The Inland Waterways
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); Dame Millicent Garrett Fawcett (within shouting distance of this marker); Lord Eldon (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); First Anaesthesia in England (about 150 meters away); T.S. Eliot (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Topham and Lady Diana Beauclerk (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Sir Samuel Romilly (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Charles Kitterbell (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Camden.
Also see . . .
1. PRESS RELEASE: Canals Campaigner Honoured in Central London (IWA, Sept. 10, 2015). (Submitted on November 17, 2017.)
2. Robert Aickman (Wikipedia). Robert Fordyce 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, Music • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on November 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 17, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 43 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 17, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.