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Sir Thomas More statue - SW3 Sir Thomas More statue - SW3

Credit for this entry to:
Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

Statue: Sir Thomas More statue - SW3

Erection date: 1969

Inscription

{On the base of the statue, in script that is based on his signature:}
Thomas More

{On the plinth, clockwise, starting at the front:}
Sir Thomas More 1478 + 1535
Scholar
Saint
Statesman

Unveiled by Horace Maybray King, then Speaker of the House of Commons.

Site: Sir Thomas More statue - SW3 (1 memorial)

SW3, Chelsea Embankment

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Sir Thomas More statue - SW3

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Sir Thomas More

Born Milk Street. In conflict with Henry VIII over religion he was imprisoned...

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Sir Thomas More statue - SW3

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L. Cubitt Bevis

A descendant of Thomas Cubitt, the Georgian property developer/architect.

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Horace Maybray King

The first member of the Labour Party to become Speaker of the House of Commons.

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