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John F Kennedy Memorial - London, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SUp3rFM & Cruella
N 51° 31.435 W 000° 08.682
30U E 698071 N 5711954
Quick Description: This bust of JFK can be found on Marylebone Road, a few yards west of Great Portland Street tube station. It is a most unlikely place to find such a memorial, situated on one of the busiest roads in London.
Location: London, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 12/6/2010 7:24:58 AM
Waymark Code: WMA945
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member condor1
Views: 11

Long Description:
This statue was paid for by Sunday Telegraph readers to commemorate the great American President. The statue cost £50,000 to build and no one person was allowed to donate more than a pound. John F. Kennedy was one of the greatest allies of the United Kingdom and one of the most famous presidents of all time because of his age and youthful exuberance in the White House. When he was assassinated the people of Britain were just as shocked as those in America as this statue is testimony.
Waymark Type: Monument, memorial or statue

Address:
Marylebone Rd
London, Greater London United Kingdom
NW1 4


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