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Portsmouth in Hampshire County, England, United Kingdom
 

Charles Dickens Birthplace

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, July 31, 2018
1. Charles Dickens Birthplace Marker
Inscription.
Charles Dickens
Was Born In This
House On
7th February 1812
This plaque was placed here
by the Portsmouth Branch
of the Dickens Fellowship
in May 1978

 
Erected 1978 by The Dickens Fellowship.
 
Location. 50° 48.424′ N, 1° 5.231′ W. Marker is in Portsmouth, England, in Hampshire County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Commercial Road and Mill Lane, on the left when traveling north on Old Commercial Road. Touch for map. Located at the Charles Dickens Birthplace Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 393 Old Commercial Road, Portsmouth, England PO1 4QL, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Dickens Fellowship Trees (a few steps from this marker); Jubilee Fountain (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Dockyard Railway Gate (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); Workers Memorial Day (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); St. John the Evangelist (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); HMS Royal Sovereign Memorial (approx. one kilometer away); HMS Centurion Memorial (approx. one kilometer away); Charles Napier (approx. one kilometer away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portsmouth.
 
Also see . . .  Charles Dickens on Wikipedia
Charles Dickens Birthplace Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 31, 2018
2. Charles Dickens Birthplace Marker
. (Submitted on September 15, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
 
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