Plaque

John Keats birthplace

Inscription

In a house on this site, the "Swan & Hoop", John Keats, poet, was born, 1795.
The Corporation of the City of London

Site: John Keats birthplace (1 memorial)

EC2, Moorgate, 85

This section lists the subjects commemorated on the memorial on this page:
John Keats birthplace

Subjects commemorated i

Swan and Hoop pub

The pub in which John Keats, poet, was born, 1795.

Read More

John Keats

Born 24 Moorfields Pavement Row, Finsbury. This was the Swan and Hoop pub, wh...

Read More

This section lists the subjects who helped to create/erect the memorial on this page:
John Keats birthplace

Created by i

Corporation of the City of London

The municipal governing body of the City of London. Officially the 'Mayor and...

Read More

Nearby Memorials

Highbury Quadrant Congregational Church - 1 Price

Highbury Quadrant Congregational Church - 1 Price

N5, Highbury Quadrant

The 7 plaques are on different faces of the frontage of the building. We've numbered them left to right. Plaque 3 can be seen in our phot...

1 subject commemorated
Silver Studio

Silver Studio

W6, Brook Green, 84

Greater London Council The Silver Studio, established here in 1880. Arthur Silver, 1853 - 1896, Rex Silver, 1879 - 1965, Harry Silver, ...

4 subjects commemorated, 1 creator
Terence MacSwiney

Terence MacSwiney

SW2, Lyham Road, Rear wall of Brixton Prison

The design of this spray-painted graffiti is cheekily copied from the English Heritage blue plaques. According to Wikipedia MacSwiney "w...

1 subject commemorated, 1 creator
Harry Beck - Finchley Central

Harry Beck - Finchley Central

N2, Finchley Central Station, southbound platform

The plaque can just be made out in our picture, to the right of the door.  The map to the left is a copy of Beck's design, together with ...

1 subject commemorated
Hughes Mansions

Hughes Mansions

E1, Vallance Road, Hughes Mansions

The plaque is in the rear courtyard/garden of Hughes Mansions.

5 subjects commemorated