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The Imperial Society of Knights Bachelor

 
 
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By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 15, 2017
1. The Imperial Society of Knights Bachelor Marker
Inscription.
On this site
The Imperial
Society of
Knights
Bachelor

was founded on
27th April 1908

31 Essex Street


 
Location. 51° 30.733′ N, 0° 6.747′ W. Marker is in City of Westminster, England, in Greater London County. Marker is on Essex Street just south of Strand, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 31 Essex Street, City of Westminster, England, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Edgar Wallace (within shouting distance of this marker); Essex Street (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The George (about 120 meters away); Air Chief Marshal Lord Dowding (about 150 meters away); The Automobile Association (about 210 meters away); Mitre Tavern (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Bush House (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Johnson's Court (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of Westminster.
 
Also see . . .
1. Imperial Society of Knights Bachelor (Wikipedia). "The Imperial Society of Knights Bachelor was formed in 1908 and received Royal recognition in 1912. Its patron is Queen Elizabeth II. It is a registered
The Imperial Society of Knights Bachelor Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 15, 2017
2. The Imperial Society of Knights Bachelor Marker - Wide View
Unfortunately the presence of the panel truck prevented photographing the marker from any other angle.
charity and seeks to uphold the dignity of Knight Bachelor and the rights of the degree of knighthood at all times, to register every duly authenticated knighthood, and to advise members on matters relating to the degree....Its charitable objectives include the relief of poverty, the advancement of education, support for hospitals, the elderly, and the needy. A particular objective is to encourage Knights Bachelor within the Commonwealth to develop understanding and cooperation between the citizens of the Commonwealth." (Submitted on December 12, 2017.) 

2. Origin of the Society of Knights Bachelor (The Imperial Society of Knights Bachelor). (Submitted on December 12, 2017.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkFraternal or Sororal Organizations
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 12, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 69 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 12, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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