London Borough of Camden in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
1960 - 1987
LGSM met at
Gay's The Word
Erected by Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners.
Location. 51° 31.526′ N, 0° 7.518′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Camden, England, in Greater London County. Marker is at the intersection of Marchmont Street and Tavistock Place, on the left when traveling south on Marchmont Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 66 Marchmont Street, London Borough of Camden, England WC1N 1AB, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lenin (within shouting distance of this marker); Mary Anne Clarke (within shouting distance of this marker); Percy Bysshe Shelley and Mary Shelley (within shouting distance of this marker); Alexander Herzen (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); John Cartwright (about 180 meters away); Stella & Fanny (about 210 meters away); Robert Owen (about 210 meters away); Dr Alphonse Normandy (about 240 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Camden.
Also see . . .
1. Mark Ashton (Wikipedia). "Mark Christian Ashton (19 May 1960 (Submitted on March 23, 2018.)
2. About LGSM (LGSM). "The London Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners (LGSM) group was formed in July 1984, four months into the year-long miners’ strike of 1984-5. Founding members Mike Jackson and Mark Ashton had organised a bucket collection to support the striking miners on the June 1984 London Pride march and decided that more needed to be done to raise awareness of the miners’ cause in the London lesbian and gay community...." (Submitted on March 23, 2018.)
Additional keywords. LGBT
Categories. • Labor Unions • Politics •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 23, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 50 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 23, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.