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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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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsJohn Dryden - Westminster Abbey, London, UK

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This marble bust, of the poet and dramatist, sits in Poets' Corner in Westminster Abbey. The bust was created by sculptor Peter Scheemakers on a floor-standing base. Dryden, who was Poet Laureate, lived from 1631 to 1700.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/29/2020

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsC S Lewis - Westminster Abbey, London, UK

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This memorial to C S (Clive Staples) Lewis is located in Poets' Corner in Westminster Abbey. The memorial was placed in 2013 on the 50th anniversary of his death. He is buried in Headington, Oxford.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/1/2020

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsW H (Wystan Hugh) Auden - Westminster Abbey, London, UK

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This memorial to W H (Wystan Hugh) Auden is located in Poets' Corner in Westminster Abbey. The memorial was placed in 1974 a year after his death. He is buried in Kirchstetten in Austria as indicated on the memorial stone.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/2/2020

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsJohn Masefield - Westminster Abbey, London, UK

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The grave of John Masefield is located in Poets' Corner in Westminster Abbey. His ashes were placed here in 1967 a month after his death.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/2/2020

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsGeorge Eliot (Mary Ann Evans) - Westminster Abbey

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Set in the floor of Poet's Corner, in Westminster Abbey, is a memorial stone to George Eliot otherwise known as Mary Ann Evans. Her body is interred at Highgate cemetery in North London.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/8/2020

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsGerard Manley Hopkins - Westminster Abbey

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In the floor of Poets' Corner in Westminster Abbey is a memorial plaque to the poet Gerard Manley Hopkins. Hopkins is not buried here but id interred in Bublin in Glasnevin Cemetery.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/8/2020

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsD H Lawrence - Westminster Abbey, London, UK

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D H (David Herbert) Lawrence was born in 1885 and is possibly one of the greatest writes of the 20th century. Set into the floor of Poets' Corner, in Westminster Abbey, is a marble slab memorial. He died in 1930 and was laid to rest in New Mexico.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/11/2020

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsLewis Carroll - Westminster Abbey, London, UK

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This memorial to the writer Lewis Carroll (Charles Dodgson), born in 1832, is set into the floor of Westminster Abbey in Poet's Corner. His remains are buried inGuildford where has was laid to rest in 1898.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/11/2020

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsEdward Lear - Westminster Abbey, London, UK

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There is a memorial stone to the nonsensical poet, Edward Lear, set into the floor of Westminster Abbey in Poets' Corner. Lear was born in 1812 and died in 1888 and is buried in San Remo.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/14/2020

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsAnthony Trollope - Westminster Abbey, London, UK

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This memorial, for the novelist Anthony Trollope, is set into the floor of Poets' Corner in Westminster Abbey. Trollope was born in 1815 and died in 1882. He is buried in Kensal Green Cemetery in London.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/19/2020

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsWilliam Shakespeare - Westminster Abbey, London, UK

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In the heart of Poets' Corner is a white marble memorial tableau to the great writer William Shakespeare. Shakespear is not buried in the Abbey but at Stratford-upon-Avon. The memorial was erected here in 1741.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/19/2020

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsWilliam Wordsworth - London, UK

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A plaque honoring William Wordsworth and his poem "Composed Upon Westminster Bridge" is located under a lighting fixture next to the pedestrian walkway the north side of the Westminster Bridge, London.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/4/2016

last visited: 4/17/2016

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsSiegfried Sassoon - Tufton Street, London, UK

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This City of Westminster green plaque, to the English war poet and novelist Siegfried Sassoon, is attached to a building on the south west side of Tufton Street. The plaque denotes that Sassoon lived and worked in a house here from 1919-1925.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 12/19/2014

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsHerman Melville - Craven Street, London, UK

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This blue plaque, installed by English Heritage to Herman Melville, is attached to a building on the north east side of Craven Street towards its south eastern end.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/6/2014

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsHeinrich Heine - Craven Street, London, UK

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On the north east side of Craven Street, close to Trafalgar Square in central London, is this London County Council (LCC) plaque to the poet and essayisy Heinrich Heine..

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/29/2014

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsWilfrid Scawen Blunt - Buckingham Gate, London, UK

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At this location there is a blue plaque to the poet Wilfrid Scawen Blunt who lived here.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/10/2014

last visited: 10/24/2014

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsW S Gilbert - Victoria Embankment - London, Great Britain.

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A bronze relief profile, of Playwright and Poet, W S Gilbert, located on the east side of the Victoria Embankment just to the north of the Jubilee Bridges, London, Great Britain.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/20/2012

last visited: 7/17/2016

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsRudyard Kipling - Villiers Street, London, UK

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This indication of the presence of Rudyard Kipling manifests itself in a blue plaque in Villiers Street that runs along the north east side of Charing Cross station in central London.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/29/2014

last visited: 4/21/2014

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsSamuel Pepys - Buckingham Street, London, UK

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This London County Council (LCC) brown plaque indicates that Samuel Pepys "lived here 1679 - 1688". The plaque is attached to a building on the south west side of Buckingham Street.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/27/2016

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsOscar Wilde - Adelaide Street, London, UK

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A memorial to the Irish playwright Oscar Wilde.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/11/2011

last visited: 10/29/2014

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsOscar Wilde - Suffolk Street, London, UK

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A green Westminster City Council plaque, to first performances of two of Oscar Wilde's plays, is on the south west side of Suffolk Street at the rear of the Haymarket Theatre.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/7/2014

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsRobert Burns -- Victoria Embankment Gardens, City of Westminster, London, UK

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A statue in honor of Rabbie Burns, The Bard, stands in the Victoria Embankment Gardens in Westminster, London, UK

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/21/2016

last visited: 7/17/2016

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsHood, Galsworthy & Barrie - Robert Street, London, UK

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A blue plaque is attached to a building on the south west side of Robert Street close to Charing Cross station. The plaque mentions writers Thomas Hood, John Galsworthy and Sir James Barrie.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/19/2014

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsJoseph Conrad - Gillingham Street, London, UK

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This GLC blue plaque to the author, Joseph Conrad, is attached to a house on the south east side of Gillingham Street where he lived for aprt of his life. His most famous work was probably "Lord Jim".

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/23/2014

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Dead Poets' Society MemorialsCharles Dickens - Chandos Place, London, UK

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This plaque, to Charles Dickens, is high on a building in Chandos Place close to the junction with Bedford Street in London. The plaque notes that Charles Dickens worked here as a boy.

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location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/9/2014

last visited: 10/12/2014

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