Erection date: 23/11/2003
Geoffrey Chaucer, 1342 - 1400, England's greatest medieval poet and author of the "Canterbury Tales".
The Tabard Inn, site from which Chaucer's pilgrims set off in April 1386.
London Borough of Southwark - Voted by the People
Unveiled by Terry Jones of the Pythons.
Site: Chaucer's Tabard Inn (1 memorial)
SE1, Talbot Yard
The plaque is apparently on the oldest building in Talbot Yard.