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St. Olave Silver Street

 
 
St. Olave Silver Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 2, 2018
1. St. Olave Silver Street Marker
Inscription.
Welcome to St Olave Silver Street
This garden covers the site of the church of St Olave, destroyed in 1666 by the Great Fire of London. The first reference to a church on this site is to "St Olave de Mukewellestrate” in the twelfth century and the dedication is to King Olaf (995-1030), the first Christian King of Norway, who fought with King Ethelred II against the Danes in England in 1013.

St Olave Silver Street is one of over 150 sites managed in the City by the Corporation of Londonís Open Spaces Department. For further information please contact xxx xxxx xxxx, visit www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/openspaces or email parks.gardens@corpoflondon.gov.uk.

Please help us keep this garden tidy by taking your rubbish home with you.
 
Location. 51° 31.031′ N, 0° 5.719′ W. Marker is in City of London, England. Marker is at the intersection of Noble Street and London Wall, on the right when traveling north on Noble Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: City of London, England EC2V 7EE, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Shakespeare (here, next to this marker); Out of the ashes (a few steps from this marker); Streets ahead
St. Olave Silver Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, May 2, 2018
2. St. Olave Silver Street Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Set in stone (within shouting distance of this marker); Coachmakers' Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The London Wall Walk – 18 (within shouting distance of this marker); Pewterers Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The boundary of St Botolph (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of London.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 26, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 3, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 42 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 3, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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