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Robert Hooke Robert Hooke & Faryner's shop

Plaque: Robert Hooke


Robert Hooke, 1635 - 1703, curator of experiments at the Royal Society, Professor of Geometry Gresham College, Surveyor to the City of London.

{Around the circle:}
Horologist, astronomer, microscopist, geologist, physiologist, architect. Natural philosopher & England's Leonardo.

Site: Robert Hooke & Faryner's shop (2 memorials)

EC3, Monument Street

The Hooke plaque is the gray square laid into the pavement in front of the strange modern hut-like structure.

The Faryner plaque is on the lowest corner slab of concrete on the charming building behind, to the left.

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Robert Hooke

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Robert Hooke

Natural philosopher (or scientist, in today's terminology) and architect. Bor...

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This section lists the other memorials at the same location as the memorial on this page:
Robert Hooke

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Faryner's shop

Near this site stood the shop belonging to Thomas Faryner, the King's baker, ...

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