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

Sir Hans Sloane

1660 - 1753

 
 
Sir Hans Sloane Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 12, 2017
1. Sir Hans Sloane Marker
Inscription.
Physician
Benefactor of the
British Museum

lived here
1695-1742

 
Erected 1965 by London County Council.
 
Location. 51° 31.194′ N, 0° 7.354′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Camden, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Bloomsbury Place and Southampton Row on Bloomsbury Place. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4 Bloomsbury Place, London Borough of Camden, England WC1A 2QA, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sir John Barbirolli C.H. (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Site of Bombing Raid of September 24th, 1917 (about 120 meters away); The Queens Larder (about 150 meters away); Thomas Henry Wyatt (about 150 meters away); Dr. Robert Willan (about 150 meters away); Isaac D'Israeli (about 180 meters away); Sir Thomas Lawrence (about 210 meters away); Bertrand Russell (about 210 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Camden.
 
Also see . . .
1. Hans Sloane (Wikipedia). "Sir Hans Sloane, 1st Baronet, PRS (16 April 1660 – 11 January 1753) was an Anglo-Irish physician, naturalist and
Sir Hans Sloane Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 12, 2017
2. Sir Hans Sloane Marker - Wide View
collector noted for bequeathing his collection to the British nation, thus providing the foundation of the British Museum." (Submitted on November 19, 2017.) 

2. Sir Hans Sloane (1660–1735): his life and legacy (Ulster Medical J., 2010 Jan; 79(1): 25-29.). (Submitted on November 19, 2017.)
 
Categories. Science & Medicine
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 19, 2017. This page originally submitted on November 19, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 19, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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