The Theatre, Shoreditch Brown Plaque Photo

The Theatre, Shoreditch brown plaque - The site of this building forms part of what was once the precinct of the Priory of St John the Baptist, Holywell. Within a few yards stood from 1577 to 1598 the first London building specially devoted to the performance of plays and known as 'The Theatre

The Theatre, Shoreditch Brown Plaque Map


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John Marshall And Marshall's Charity Black Plaque - John Marshall founder of Marshall's Charity lived at his mansion house near this spot until his death in 1631 as did his father before him. Marshall's Charity had its offices here until 1967
Henry Hallam Blue Plaque - Henry Hallam (1777-1859), historian, lived here
Friedrich Von Hügel Blue Plaque - Baron Friedrich Von Hügel 1852-1925 theologian lived here 1882-1903