mobile nav

Memorial

Shakespeare at Holborn Town Hall Holborn Town Hall

Bust: Shakespeare at Holborn Town Hall

Inscription

{no inscription}

Site: Holborn Town Hall (3 memorials)

WC1, High Holborn, former Holborn Town Hall, 193-7

Above the entrance on the left "Public Library" and in the stone decorations: "1908" and "HBC" for Holborn Borough Council.  Details on the building.  Shakespeare's bust is on the base of the first floor bow window to the left.  The entrance to the right takes you into the lobby where the two plaques are to be found.  

Go to map of other memorials in this area

This section lists the subjects commemorated on the memorial on this page:
Shakespeare at Holborn Town Hall

Information Subjects commemorated

46308

William Shakespeare

Born and died in Stratford-upon-Avon. His birth date is often given as the 23...

Read More

This section lists the other memorials at the same location as the memorial on this page:
Shakespeare at Holborn Town Hall

Information Also at this site

51615

Holborn Town Hall - Army

At British Military Badges we found a similar plaque on sale for £250: “Mould...

Read More

51613

Holborn Town Hall - RAF

Frinton & Walton agree with our thoughts that the “McM” probably indicates th...

Read More