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Monuments, memorials, or other sites (e.g., graves) honoring a poet, or other author, including playwrights, song writers and lyricists, of national or international significance.
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Image for Grave of William Shakespeare - Stratford-upon-Avon, England, UKview gallery

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsGrave of William Shakespeare - Stratford-upon-Avon, England, UK

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William Shakespeare's Grave, who died in 1616.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member cldisme

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 7/12/2008

last visited: 9/25/2016

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NN48.6 km

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsA E Houseman statue 1859-1936

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Statue of A E Houseman.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The_Senior_Crabbes

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/26/2013

last visited: never

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NN65.7 km

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsJohn Freeth - St Martin's Walk, Birmingham, UK

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This Birmingham Civic Trust indicates that the poet, John Freeth, the "Birmingham poet of Bell Street" lived from 1731 - 1808. The plaque is attached to a building on the east side of St Martin's Walk in the Bullring area of Birmingham.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/2/2018

last visited: 4/21/2019

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SWSW68.2 km

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsAlfred Lord Tennyson - Caerleon, Wales, UK

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This blue plaque is on The Hanbury Arms where Alfred Lord Tennyson began writing his Idylls of the King in Caerleon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/24/2012

last visited: never

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SWSW68.4 km

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsArthur Machen - Caerleon, Wales, UK

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A blue plaque for Welsh author Arthur Machen is located on his childhood home in Caerleon, Wales, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/5/2012

last visited: 10/25/2014

Image for W.H. Davies - Leisure -  Newport, Gwent, Wales.view gallery

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsW.H. Davies - Leisure - Newport, Gwent, Wales.

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'Stand and Stare' commemorates Newport's 'Supertramp' poet, W.H.Davies, whose poem 'Leisure' contains the famous lines: "What is this life if, full of care, we have no time to stand and stare"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/27/2012

last visited: 11/1/2012

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsJerome K Jerome's Birthplace - Walsall,West Midlands, UK

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Birthplace of Jerome Klapka Jerome.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member reelcutter

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 2/25/2009

last visited: 3/27/2014

Image for Rupert Brooke Statue - Jubilee Gardens, Regent Street, Rugby, Warkwickshire, UKview gallery

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsRupert Brooke Statue - Jubilee Gardens, Regent Street, Rugby, Warkwickshire, UK

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This statue stands in the small area of parkland called Jubilee Gardens in Rugby.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/8/2008

last visited: never

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsGeorge Eliot

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The writer George Eliot was born on the Arbury Estate in Warwickshire in 1819. She was baptised with the name Mary Anne Evans and George Eliot was just one of five names she adopted through various periods in her life. Worried her reputation would affect their success and aware that female writers were not as respected as male authors, she wrote many novels and poems under the name George Eliot.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member vix92008

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 2/13/2006

last visited: 11/24/2016

Image for Dylan Thomas - Death Mask - Cardiff, Wales.view gallery

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsDylan Thomas - Death Mask - Cardiff, Wales.

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The bust was cast from Dylan Thomas's death mask by American artist and close friend of Dylan & Caitlin, David Slivka. Now located on permanent display in the National Museum of Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/8/2014

last visited: 9/24/2016

Image for Sir Edward James Reed - Poet & Author  - Cardiff, Capitol of Wales.view gallery

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsSir Edward James Reed - Poet & Author - Cardiff, Capitol of Wales.

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A bronze relief plaque of Sir Edwards James Reed - Author, Poet, Politician & Naval Architect. The sculpture is located on the staircase of City Hall, Cardiff, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/16/2017

last visited: 10/19/2017

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsGiraldus Cambrensis - Cardiff, Wales.

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Giraldus Cambrensis, born, Pembrokshire in c1146. His real name was Gerald de Barri. A prolific author, and chronicler of his times, his most important books were 'Descriptio Cambriae' & 'Itinerarium Cambriae' classic works about his beloved Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/3/2012

last visited: 5/7/2013

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsWilliams Pantycelyn - Cardiff, Wales.

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Williams Pantycelyn is generally acknowledged as Wales's most important hymn writer. He was also one of the key leaders of early Methodism in our country and a renowned poet and author. Today he is considered to be one of our greatest writers.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/25/2012

last visited: 5/7/2013

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsDafydd ap Gwilym - Cardiff, Wales.

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Dafydd ap Gwilym (c.1315/1370), is regarded as one of the leading Welsh poets and amongst the great poets of Europe in the Middle Ages.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/26/2012

last visited: 5/7/2013

Image for Fishy Creature - Britannia Quay, Cardiff Bay, Wales.view gallery

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsFishy Creature - Britannia Quay, Cardiff Bay, Wales.

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A carved brick bench, whose fishy worm shape was inspired by the mythical creatures described in the Dylan Thomas poem ‘Ballad of the long legged bait’ it stands as a reminder and monument to the greatest Welsh poet ever.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/13/2012

last visited: 8/23/2016

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsLaughing Fish - Cardiff Bay, Wales.

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A carved brick bench, whose arched fish shape was inspired by the mythical creatures described in the Dylan Thomas poem ‘Ballad of the long legged bait’ it stands as a reminder and monument to the greatest Welsh poet ever.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/14/2012

last visited: 8/23/2016

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsBird After Dark - Cardiff Bay, Wales.

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A carved brick bench, whose arched bird shape was inspired by the mythical creatures described in the Dylan Thomas poem ‘Ballad of the long legged bait’ it stands as a reminder and monument to the greatest Welsh poet ever.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/17/2012

last visited: 8/23/2016

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsFossil Shell - Cardiff Bay - Wales.

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A carved brick seat, called 'fossil Shell' inspired by the mythical creatures described in the Dylan Thomas poem ‘Ballad of the long legged bait’ This shell shaped single seat by Gwen Heeney was placed in 1994 at Britannia Quay, Cardiff Bay, Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/26/2012

last visited: 7/5/2011

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsVenus - Cardiff Bay - Wales.

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A carved brick bench, called 'Venus' inspired by the mythical creatures described in the Dylan Thomas poem ‘Ballad of the long legged bait’ This Female shaped bench seat by Gwen Heeney was placed in 1994 at Britannia Quay, Cardiff Bay, Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/27/2012

last visited: 8/7/2016

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsCockle Shell Beastie - Cardiff Bay, Wales.

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A carved brick seat shaped like a posie of shells, inspired by the mythical creatures described in the Dylan Thomas poem ‘Ballad of the long legged bait’ a seat by Gwen Heeney was placed in 1994 in Waterfront Park, Cardiff Bay, Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/24/2012

last visited: 8/7/2016

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsLured Fish - Cardiff Bay - Wales.

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A carved brick seat, known as 'Lured Fish' inspired by the mythical creatures described in the Dylan Thomas poem ‘Ballad of the long legged bait’ stands as a reminder and monument to the greatest Welsh poet ever.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/2/2012

last visited: 7/5/2011

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsIvor Novello - Cardiff Bay, Wales

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David Ivor Davies (1893 – 1951), better known as Ivor Novello, was a Welsh playwright, and one of the most famous writers and composers of the British stage during the early part of the 20th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/8/2014

last visited: 12/15/2017

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsRoald Dahl - Cardiff Bay, Wales.

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Roald Dahl Plass - A large open public space named after Cardiff-born author Roald Dahl. Located in Cardiff Bay, near Cardiff City Center, South Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 3/24/2016

last visited: 10/17/2004

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Dead Poets' Society Memorials'Cargoes' - Cardiff Bay - Wales.

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John Masefield's poem 'Cargoes' is brought to life at Mermaid Quay, Cardiff Bay, in a narrative trail of twenty-two galvanised steel sculptures, and the poem inscribed on a heavy steel plaque.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/17/2012

last visited: 9/14/2016

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsRobert Burns - Station square - Milton keynes, Bucks, UK.

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Carved in Scotish Creetown granite this sculpture celebrates one of Burns’ last poems written for Jessy Lewars who nursed him during his final illness. The sculpture shows a couple comforting each other in times of trouble.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/25/2012

last visited: 7/1/2014

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