William Nicholson

William Nicholson (HM2AH1)

Location: , England SE1 9QW Greater London
Country: United Kingdom
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N 51° 30.391', W 0° 5.342'

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William Nicholson
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 NumberHM2AH1
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Date Added Friday, August 17th, 2018 at 2:02am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)30U E 702009 N 5710171
Decimal Degrees51.50651667, -0.08903333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 51° 30.391', W 0° 5.342'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds51° 30' 23.46" N, 0° 5' 20.52" W
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Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4 Borough High St, England SE1 9QW, GB
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