London, England, United Kingdom
To The Immortal Memory of Sir William Wallace
To The Immortal Memory Of
SIR WILLIAM WALLACE
Scottish Patriot Born at Elderslie
Renfrewshire Circa 1270 A.D. Who From
The Year 1296 Fought Dauntlessly
In Defence Of His Country’s Liberty And
Independence In The Face Of Fearful
Odds And Great Hardship Being
Eventually Betrayed And Captured
Brought To London And Put To Death
Near This Spot On The
23rd August 1305
His Example Heroism And Devotion
Inspired Those Who Came After Him
To Win Victory From Defeat And His
Memory Remains For All Time A Source
Of pride Honour and Inspiration
To His Countrymen.
Nunquam Servili Sub Nexu Vivito Fili
Bas Agus Buaidh
Location. 51° 31.099′ N, 0° 6.024′ W. Marker is in London, England. Marker is on West Smithfield, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: London, England EC1A 7BE, United Kingdom.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tower Hill Execution Site (approx. 1.8 kilometers away); London Wall (approx. 1.9 Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood (approx. 2.1 kilometers away); The Battle of Britain Memorial (approx. 2.3 kilometers away); Trial of William Wallace (approx. 2.7 kilometers away); George Orwell House (approx. 6.2 kilometers away); House of John Keats (approx. 6.3 kilometers away); Greenwich Foot Tunnel (approx. 7.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in London.
Also see . . .
1. St Bartholomew's Hospital - Sir William Wallace. (Submitted on July 23, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.)
2. The Execution of Wallace. Be sure to listen to Flores Historarium - the Flowers of History - on William Wallace, located on the website (Submitted on July 23, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.)
3. BBC History- William Wallace. (Submitted on July 23, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.)
4. William Wallace Biography Royalty, Military Leader (c. 1270–1305). (Submitted on July 23, 2015, by Brandon Fletcher of Chattanooga, Tennessee.)
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