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UK, England, City of London Corporation Historical Markers

This series is for the display of the approximately 160 blue porcelain plaques erected by Corporation of the City of London. Not intended for other, interpretive-type markers that they also put out.
 
Aldersgate Marker - Wide View image, Touch for more information
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 20, 2018
Aldersgate Marker - Wide View
GEOGRAPHIC SORT
1United Kingdom, England, City of London — Aldersgate
On St Martins le Grand at Gresham Street on St Martins le Grand.
Site of Aldersgate demolished 1761 — Map (db m117103) HM
2United Kingdom, England, City of London — Bradbury & Evans
On Fleet Street just east of Whitefriars Street, on the right when traveling east.
Site of Bradbury & Evans Printer and Publisher of Dickens and Thackeray 1847 - 1900 — Map (db m111139) HM
3United Kingdom, England, City of London — Christ's Hospital
On Newgate Street at Warwick Lane, on the right when traveling west on Newgate Street.
Site of Christ's Hospital 1552-1902 — Map (db m120770) HM
4United Kingdom, England, City of London — City of London School for Girls
On Carmelite Street just south of Tudor Street, on the right when traveling north.
Site of the City of London School for Girls founded by William Ward 1894-1969 — Map (db m116573) HM
5United Kingdom, England, City of London — Coachmakers' Hall
On Noble Street at Oat Lane, on the right when traveling north on Noble Street.
Site of the Coachmakers' Hall 1703-1940 — Map (db m116544) HM
6United Kingdom, England, City of London — Cooks Hall
On Aldersgate at Little Britain, on the left when traveling south on Aldersgate.
Site of Cooks Hall Destroyed by Fire 1771 — Map (db m120814) HM
7United Kingdom, England, City of London — Cripplegate
On Wood Street at St Alphage Garden, on the left when traveling south on Wood Street.
Site of Cripplegate Demolished 1760 — Map (db m120081) HM
8United Kingdom, England, City of London — Dr. Samuel Johnson
Near Johnson's Court just north of Fleet Street.
In a house on this site Doctor Samuel Johnson lived between 1765-1776 — Map (db m120741) HM
9United Kingdom, England, City of London — First Bethlehem Hospital
On Liverpool Street just from Devonshire Row, on the right when traveling west.
Site Of The First Bethlehem Hospital 1247 — 1676 — Map (db m117260) HM
10United Kingdom, England, City of London — French Protestant Church
On St Martin's Le Grand just north of Gresham Street.
Site of the French Protestant Church Demolished 1888 — Map (db m117111) HM
11United Kingdom, England, City of London — Furnival's Inn
On Holborn just east of Brooke Street, on the left when traveling east.
Site of Furnival's Inn Demolished 1897 — Map (db m111294) HM
12United Kingdom, England, City of London — Giltspur Street Compter
On Giltspur Street at Newgate Street on Giltspur Street.
Site of the Giltspur Street Compter Demolished 1854 — Map (db m111142) HM
13United Kingdom, England, City of London — Gregory de Rokesley
On Lombard Street at King William Street, on the right when traveling west on Lombard Street.
In a house on this site lived Gregory de Rokesley eight times Mayor of London 1274 — 1281 and 1285 — Map (db m121569) HM
14United Kingdom, England, City of London — Grey Friars Monastery
On Newgate Street at Warwick Lane, on the right when traveling west on Newgate Street.
Site of Grey Friars Monastery 1225-1538 — Map (db m120791) HM
15United Kingdom, England, City of London — John Bray's House
On Little Britain just west of St Martin's-le-Grand, on the right when traveling west.
Adjoining this site stood the house of John Bray Scene of Charles Wesley's Evangelical Conversion May 21st 1738 — Map (db m116542) HM
16United Kingdom, England, City of London — John Milton
On Bread Street at Cheapside, on the right when traveling south on Bread Street.
The Poet and Statesman John Milton was born 1608 in Bread Street — Map (db m116489) HM
17United Kingdom, England, City of London — Ludgate
On Ludgate Hill just east of Farringdon Street, on the left when traveling east.
Site of Ludgate Demolished 1760 — Map (db m121271) HM
18United Kingdom, England, City of London — Mitre Tavern
On Fleet Street just west of Old Mitre Court, on the right when traveling east.
Site of The Mitre TavernMap (db m116405) HM
19United Kingdom, England, City of London — Northumberland House
On St Martins-le-Grand at Gresham Street on St Martins-le-Grand.
Site of Northumberland House — Map (db m116853) HM
20United Kingdom, England, City of London — Poulters' Hall
On King Edward Street just north of Newgate Street, on the left when traveling north.
Near this spot stood Poulters' Hall 1630-1666 — Map (db m111146) HM
21United Kingdom, England, City of London — Royal College of Physicians
On Warwick Lane just south of Newgate Street, on the right when traveling south.
Site of the Royal College of Physicians 1674 - 1825 — Map (db m111145) HM
22United Kingdom, England, City of London — Samuel Pepys
On Salisbury Court just south of Fleet Street, on the left when traveling south.
In a house on this site Samuel Pepys, Diarist, was born. 1632-1703 — Map (db m111178) HM
23United Kingdom, England, City of London — St Gabriel Fenchurch
On Fenchurch Street at Cullum Street, on the left when traveling west on Fenchurch Street.
In the Roadway opposite stood St Gabriel Fenchurch Destroyed in the Great Fire 1666 — Map (db m121554) HM
24United Kingdom, England, City of London — St Mark's Hospital
On Aldersgate at Little Britain, on the right when traveling north on Aldersgate.
Site of St Mark's Hospital Founded by Frederick Salmon 1835 — Map (db m117125) HM
25United Kingdom, England, City of London — St Paul's School
On New Change just north of Cannon Street, on the left when traveling north.
Near this spot from 1512 until 1884 stood St. Paul's School Founded by Dean Colet — Map (db m111149) HM
26United Kingdom, England, City of London — St. Leonard Eastcheap
On Eastcheap at Fish Street Hill, on the left when traveling west on Eastcheap.
Site of St. Leonard Eastcheap Destroyed in the Great Fire 1666 — Map (db m121552) HM
27United Kingdom, England, City of London — St. Margaret Fish Street Hill
On Fish Street Hill just from Monument Street, on the left when traveling south.
Opposite this site stood St. Margaret Fish Street Hill Destroyed in the Great Fire 1666 — Map (db m121551) HM
28United Kingdom, England, City of London — St. Thomas the Apostle Church
On Gt. St. Thomas Apostle at Queen Street, on the right when traveling east on Gt. St. Thomas Apostle.
Site of St Thomas the Apostle Church Destroyed in the Great Fire 1666 — Map (db m121663) HM
29United Kingdom, England, City of London — Stocks Market
On Mansion House Street at Lombard Street, on the right when traveling east on Mansion House Street.
Adjoining this spot stood the Stocks Market 1282 — 1737 — Map (db m121620) HM
30United Kingdom, England, City of London — The Bull and Mouth Inn
On St Martin’s Le Grand at Gresham Street, on the left when traveling north on St Martin’s Le Grand.
Site of the Bull and Mouth Inn Demolished 1888 — Map (db m116785) HM
31United Kingdom, England, City of London — The Daily Courant
On Ludgate Hill at Farringdon Street on Ludgate Hill.
In a house near this site was published in 1702 The Daily Courant first London daily newspaper. — Map (db m116510) HM
32United Kingdom, England, City of London — The Grand Lodge of English Freemasons
Near Paternoster Row just north of Ludgate Hill.
Near this site the Grand Lodge of English Freemasons first met in 1717 — Map (db m117354) HM
33United Kingdom, England, City of London — The Samaritans
On Walbrook at St Stephen's Row, on the left when traveling south on Walbrook.
In St. Stephen Walbrook on 2 November 1953 The Samaritans were founded by Dr. Chad Varah Rector 1953 - 2003 — Map (db m121621) HM
34United Kingdom, England, City of London — Upholders' Hall
On Peter's Hill just north of Queen Victoria Street, on the right when traveling north.
Site of Upholders' Hall Destroyed in the Great Fire 1666 — Map (db m116406) HM
35United Kingdom, England, City of London — William Shakespeare
On Noble Street at London Wall, on the right when traveling north on Noble Street.
William Shakespeare had lodgings near here in 1604, at the house of Christopher and Mary Mountjoy — Map (db m115310) HM
 
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