HRH Albert Victor Christian Edward, the Duke of Clarence & Avondale -- Praed St, City of Westminster, London, UK
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N 51° 31.005 W 000° 10.422
30U E 696091 N 5711079
Quick Description: A plaque along Praed Street at Clarence Memorial Wing of St Mary's Hospital, placed in honor of HRH Albert Victor Christian Edward, the Duke of Clarence & Avondale
Location: London, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 8/24/2016 11:47:38 AM
Waymark Code: WMRYW9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member T0SHEA
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Long Description:
When he died in 1892, HRH Albert Victor Christian Edward, Duke of Clarence & Avondale, was third in line for the British throne, behind his father, Albert Edward the Prince of Wales (the future King George V) and his grandmother, the reigning Queen Victoria.

This plaque is behind a wrought-iron fence inset at the entrance to Clarence Memorial Wing of St. Mary's Hospital near Paddington Station. It reads as follows:

"This stone was laid by
His Royal Highness
ALBERT EDWARD
Prince of Wales
17 December 1892
In memory if
His Royal Highness
ALBERT VICTOR CHRISTIAN EDWARD
Duke of Clarence and Avondale
Who died 14 January 1892"
Website with more information on either the memorial or the person(s) it is dedicated to: [Web Link]

Location: Clarence House, St Mary's Hospital, along Praed Street

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