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All the Year Round, conducted by Charles Dickens

Wine Office Court

 
 
<i>All the Year Round</i>, conducted by Charles Dickens Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 15, 2017
1. All the Year Round, conducted by Charles Dickens Marker
Inscription. [Inset within a reproduction of the front cover of All The Year Round is the marker text:]

Saturday, 30th April, 1859
Charles Dickens, pen name
"Boz", operated out of
the Cheshire Cheese Pub
while producing his journal
"All the Year Round"

 
Location. 51° 30.858′ N, 0° 6.435′ W. Marker is in City of London, England. Marker is at the intersection of Wine Office Court and Fleet Street, on the left when traveling east on Wine Office Court. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 145 Fleet Street, City of London, England EC4A 2BU, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Standard (a few steps from this marker); Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese (a few steps from this marker); The Daily Express (a few steps from this marker); Anti-Corn-Law League (within shouting distance of this marker); Two Famous Clockmakers (within shouting distance of this marker); The Tipperary (within shouting distance of this marker); Bolt Court (within shouting distance of this marker); Bradbury & Evans (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of London.
 
More about this marker. The marker is set in the sidewalk
<i>All the Year Round</i>, conducted by Charles Dickens Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 15, 2017
2. All the Year Round, conducted by Charles Dickens Marker - Wide View
The marker is visible here, set in the sidewalk in front of the passage that runs by the Shoe Repair and Dry Cleaning Shop.
at the entrance to Wine Office Court, one of several such sidewalk markers placed at the entrance of pedestrian passages on the north side of Fleet Street.
 
Also see . . .  All the Year Round (Wikipedia). All the Year Round was a Victorian periodical, being a British weekly literary magazine founded and owned by Charles Dickens, published between 1859 and 1895 throughout the United Kingdom. Edited by Dickens, it was the direct successor to his previous publication Household Words, abandoned due to differences with his former publisher....It hosted the serialisation of many prominent novels, including Dickens' own A Tale of Two Cities....The new weekly magazine had its debut issue on Saturday 30 April 1859, featuring the first instalment of Dickens's A Tale of Two Cities."

(Submitted on December 9, 2017.) 
 
Additional keywords. Journalism
 
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Entrance to the <i>Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese</i> image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 15, 2017
3. Entrance to the Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese
The pub entrance is located on Cheshire Court, which is a few steps away from and parallels Wine Office Court.
<i>All the Year Round</i> Christmas 1863 Issue Cover (same as marker background) image. Click for full size.
Published by Chapman & Hall, London (image via Wikimedia Commons), December 1863
4. All the Year Round Christmas 1863 Issue Cover (same as marker background)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 9, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 9, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 105 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 9, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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