City of London, England, United Kingdom
The Noble Army of Martyrs Praise Thee!
Within a few feet of this spot,
and other servants of God,
suffered death by fire
for the faith of Christ,
in the years 1555, 1556, 1557.
Erected 1870 by Protestant Alliance London.
Location. 51° 31.104′ N, 0° 6.012′ W. Marker is in City of London, England. Marker is at the intersection of West Smithfield and Little Britain, on the right when traveling east on West Smithfield. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: City of London, England EC1A 9DS, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Great Rising of 1381 Memorial (here, next to this marker); St. Bartholomew World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); To The Immortal Memory of Sir William Wallace (a few steps from this marker); William Wallace (a few steps from this marker); The Golden Boy of Pye Corner (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); John Bray's House (about 210 meters away); Charles Lamb (about 210 meters away); Christ Church (about 240 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of London.
Also see . . .
1. Marian persecutions (Wikipedia for Schools) (Submitted on April 24, 2018.)
2. John Rogers (Bible editor and martyr) (Wikipedia). "John Rogers (c. 1505 – 4 February 1555) was an English clergyman, Bible translator and commentator. He guided the development of the Matthew Bible in vernacular English during the reign of Henry VIII and was the first English Protestant martyr under Mary I of England who was determined to restore Roman Catholicism." (Submitted on April 24, 2018.)
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