Essex Street, Nicholas Barbon, Orlando Bridgeman, Henry Fielding, And 2 Other Photo

Essex Street, Nicholas Barbon, Orlando Bridgeman, Henry Fielding, and 2 other - Essex Street was laid out in the grounds of Essex House by Nicholas Barbon in 1675. Among many famous lawyers who lived here were Sir Orlando Bridgeman c.1606-1674 Lord Keeper, Henry Fielding 1707-1754 novelist and Brass Crosby 1725-1793 Lord Mayor of London. James Savage 1779-1852 architect had his office here. Prince Charles Edward Stuart stayed at a house in the street in 1750. Rev Theophilus Lindsey 1723-1808 Unitarian Minister founded Essex Street Chapel here in 1774. Dr. Samuel Johnson est

Essex Street, Nicholas Barbon, Orlando Bridgeman, Henry Fielding, And 2 Other Map


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Joan Sims Blue Plaque - Joan Sims Actress 1930-2001 lived here
Béla Bartók Blue Plaque - Béla Bartók 1881-1945 Hungarian composer stayed here when performing in London
Edward Elgar Green Plaque - Sir Edward Elgar composer 1857-1934 opened and recorded in these studios on 12th November 1931