William Johnson Cory Black Plaque Photo

William Johnson Cory black plaque - William Johnson Cory Ionicus 1823-1892 teacher, scholar and poet lived and died in this house. An assistant master at Eton College 1845-1872 he composed the words for the Eton Boating Song.

William Johnson Cory Black Plaque Map


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Neville Chamberlain Blue Plaque - Neville Chamberlain 1869-1940 Prime Minister lived here 1923-1935
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