City of London, England, United Kingdom
St Paul's School
Near this spot
from 1512 until
St. Paul's School
Erected by City of London Corporation.
Location. 51° 30.81′ N, 0° 5.79′ W. Marker is in City of London, England. Marker is on New Change just north of Cannon Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: City of London, England EC4M 9AG, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Change (within shouting distance of this marker); “Pavls Cross” (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); John Wesley (about 120 meters away); United Kingdom Firefighters National Memorial (about 150 meters away); St Paulís Cathedral (about 150 meters away); John Milton (about 150 meters away); Upholders' Hall (about 180 meters away); Temple Bar (about 210 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of London.
Also see . . .
1. St Paul's School, London (Wikipedia). "St Paul's School originally takes its name from St Paul's Cathedral in London. A cathedral school had existed since around 1103. By the 16th century however, it had declined, and in 1509, (Submitted on December 7, 2017.)
2. John Colet (Wikipedia). "John Colet (January 1467 – 16 September 1519) was an English churchman and educational pioneer....John Colet, friend of Erasmus, was an English scholar, Renaissance humanist, theologian, member of the Worshipful Company of Mercers, and Dean of St. Paul's Cathedral, London. Colet wanted people to see the scripture as their guide through life. Furthermore, he wanted to restore theology and rejuvenate Christianity. Colet is an important early leader of Christian humanism as he linked humanism and reform. John Colet was a friend of Erasmus, a key figure in Christian humanism." (Submitted on December 7, 2017.)
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