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London Borough of Camden in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

House of John Keats

 
 
House of John Keats Marker image. Click for full size.
By Roger W. Sinnott, August 18, 2013
1. House of John Keats Marker
Inscription.
John Keats,
poet,

lived in this house.

B: 1795.
D: 1821.


 
Erected 1896 by Royal Society of Arts.
 
Location. 51° 33.337′ N, 0° 10.08′ W. Marker is in London Borough of Camden, England, in Greater London County. Marker is on Keats Grove, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: London Borough of Camden, England NW3 2RR, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. George Orwell House (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); Toll Gate House (approx. 1.6 kilometers away); Burma Railway Memorial (approx. 3.1 kilometers away); The Last Goon Show (approx. 3.1 kilometers away); George Padmore (approx. 3.4 kilometers away); Charles Dickens (approx. 3.4 kilometers away); St. Pancras Old Church (approx. 3.5 kilometers away); Father Basil Jellicoe (approx. 3.5 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London Borough of Camden.
 
Regarding House of John Keats. According to a poster by the front gate, John Keats lived in this house from 1818 to 1820. He wrote some of his best-loved poetry here, including “Ode to a Nightingale.”
House from the Street image. Click for full size.
By Roger W. Sinnott, August 18, 2013
2. House from the Street

 
Also see . . .  BBC biographical sketch. (Submitted on August 26, 2013, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, Music
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 3, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 26, 2013, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts. This page has been viewed 411 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 26, 2013, by Roger W. Sinnott of Chelmsford, Massachusetts. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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