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Virginia Woolf

Person   Born 25/1/1882 Died 28/3/1941

Born as Adeline Virginia Stephen in Hyde Park Gate, London. Drowned herself in the River Ouse Rodmell, Sussex by filling pockets with stones.

Virginia and Leonard Woolf lived at no. 52 Tavistock Square (on the south side but destroyed during the Second World War) from 1924 to 1939. During this period Woolf wrote some of her most famous works, including Mrs Dalloway, To the Lighthouse, Orlando and The Waves.

The Virginia Woolf Society is worth a visit.

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Virginia Woolf

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44477

Bloomsbury Group

Erected by Camden London Borough Council Here and in neighbouring houses dur...

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50257

Fitzrovia local mural

Cynthia Williams was added in 2000.

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45062

Virginia Woolf bust

Bronze copy of the bust of Woolf sculpted by Stephen Tomlin in 1931, on a fiv...

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48735

Virginia Woolf - SW7

Virginia Stephen, Virginia Woolf, 1882-1941, novelist and critic, born and li...

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44173

Virginia Woolf - W1

Greater London Council Virginia Stephen (Virginia Woolf), 1882 - 1941, noveli...

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