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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George Orwell Black Plaque - George Orwell 1903-1950 Writer lived here
William Smith Green Plaque - William Smith 1769-1839 "Father of English Geology" made the first map of an entire country -England and Wales- in 1815 lived on this site 1804-1819
Hector Hugh Munro Blue Plaque - Hector Hugh Munro  alias  Saki  1870-1916  Short story writer  lived here