Geoffrey Chaucer, John Of Valois, John Of Gaunt, And Edward Of Woodstock Grey Plaque Photo

Geoffrey Chaucer, John of Valois, John of Gaunt, and Edward of Woodstock grey plaque - Here John of Valois King of France when brought to England as a captive by the Black Prince after the Battle of Poitiers, was entertained as a prisoner of war, and died on April 8th 1364. Also in the Palace of The Savoy, Geoffrey Chaucer first great English poet, came to dine many times with John of Gaunt, and here wrote many of his poems

Geoffrey Chaucer, John Of Valois, John Of Gaunt, And Edward Of Woodstock Grey Plaque Map


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Anthony Newley Brown Plaque - Anthony Newley 1931-1999 Entertainer Was a pupil at this school and lived at 14 Oswald Street, now the site of Heanor Court, from 1931 until the mid 1940's.
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Katherine Mansfield And John Middleton Murry Blue Plaque - Katherine Mansfield 1888-1923 writer and her husband John Middleton Murry 1889-1957 critic lived here