William Nicholson

William Nicholson (HM23ZG)

Location: London, England W1D 3AH Greater London
Country: United Kingdom
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N 51° 30.839', W 0° 7.916'

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1824-1909

Distiller, Politician, Cricket Player, Benefactor

This alehouse is part of the Nicholson's heritage collection. They're all different, yet they all owe something to the man who founded them. William Nicholson was a Victorian all-rounder - a businessman, MP, and sporting hero. He played first-class cricket, ran the family's distilling business, and financed Lord's cricket ground and its famous pavilion. In 1873, William revitalised a collection of characterful alehouses, each one an architectural delight with a strong sense of place and individuality. William added craftsmanship - marble, tiling, vibrant leaded windows - and his larger-than-life personality. William's influence is lasting. His alehouses are still brimming with warmth, tradition, and timeless hospitality.
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HM NumberHM23ZG
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Date Added Wednesday, December 20th, 2017 at 1:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)30U E 699000 N 5710884
Decimal Degrees51.51398333, -0.13193333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 51° 30.839', W 0° 7.916'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds51° 30' 50.34" N, 0° 7' 54.96" W
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 18 Bateman St, London England W1D 3AH, GB
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