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St Bartholomew's Hospital - Victorian extension St Bart's Hospital, Wm. Wallace & Marian Martyrs

Memorial: St Bartholomew's Hospital - Victorian extension

Inscription

{On the frieze above the pillars:}
Saint Bartholomew's Hospital,
Founded by Rahere AD 1102. Refounded by King Henry VIII AD 1546.
This building was erected AD 1842.
Mathias Prime Lucas Esqre., Alderman, President.
Thomas Helps Esqre. Treasurer. Philip Hardwick RA Architect.
And enlarged AD 1861
The Right Honble. William Cubitt, Lord Mayor President.
William Foster White Esqre., Treasurer. P. C. Hardwick Architect.

Site: St Bart's Hospital, Wm. Wallace & Marian Martyrs (3 memorials)

EC1, West Smithfield, St Bartholomew's Hospital

The front elevation of this building is very odd, especially at the roof-line. To end up like this it must have an interesting history.

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This section lists the subjects commemorated on the memorial on this page:
St Bartholomew's Hospital - Victorian extension

Information Subjects commemorated

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King Henry VIII

Son of Henry VII. Born as the spare, not the heir but his brother Arthur pred...

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Rahere

Founded St Bartholomew Hospital and Priory in 1123, including the church of S...

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This section lists the subjects who helped to create/erect the memorial on this page:
St Bartholomew's Hospital - Victorian extension

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Sir William Cubitt

Civil Engineer. Born Norfolk. President of The Institute of Civil Engineers. ...

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Philip Hardwick

Architect.  His father and grandfather were both architects with the name Tho...

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Philip Charles Hardwick

Architect of St Barts Hospital in 1861. Son of architect Philip Hardwick. We ...

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Thomas Helps

Treasurer of St Barts Hospital in 1842.

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Mathias Prime Lucas

Alderman and President of St Barts Hospital in 1842.

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This section lists the other memorials at the same location as the memorial on this page:
St Bartholomew's Hospital - Victorian extension

Information Also at this site

45465

St Bartholomew's Hospital - Marian Martyrs

Being just outside the city walls this was considered a suitable spot for exe...

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St Bartholomew's Hospital - Sir William Wallace

To the immortal memory of Sir William Wallace, Scottish patriot, born at Elde...

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