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City of London School 3 - Milton City of London School - EC4, Embankment

Statue: City of London School 3 - Milton

Erection date: 1882

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{On the statue's plinth:}
Milton

Site: City of London School - EC4, Embankment (6 memorials)

EC4, Victoria Embankment, 60

The foundation stone is on the west elevation, at the south end of John Carpenter Street.

We've listed these statues left to right across the front of the building, with More all on his lonesome on the west (left) facade. Aren't the three double-tiered turrets a delight? Architecture.com gives the architect as Davis & Emanuel, 1882, and "Formerly the City of London School for Boys, it is now part of J. P. Morgan bank. This block was restored in 1991 as part of the new premises by Building Design Partnership."

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City of London School 3 - Milton

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John Milton

Poet, essayist, playwright, historian, and diplomat. Born in the house called...

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City of London School 3 - Milton

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City of London School 0 - More

{On the statue's plinth:} More

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City of London School 1 - Bacon

{On the statue's plinth:} Bacon

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City of London School 2 - Shakespeare

{On the statue's plinth:} Shakespeare

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City of London School 4 - Newton

{On the statue's plinth:} Newton

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City of London School - EC4, Embankment

Wikipedia gives the architects as "Davis and Emanuel Pevsner". We believe thi...

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