TR3967 : Dickens House, Broadstairs

taken 11 years ago, near to Broadstairs, Kent, England

Dickens House, Broadstairs
Dickens House, Broadstairs
This house in Broadstairs was the home of Miss Mary Peason Strong, a friend of Charles Dickens who was the inspiration for the character Betsey Trotwood in David Copperfield, Dickens' semi-autobiographical novel. Betsey was the great aunt of the title character. The house now houses a Dickens museum. For more information see LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link ) and LinkExternal link (Archive LinkExternal link )

For a close-up of the plaque commemorating the link to Betsey Trotwood see TR3967 : Betsey Trotwood plaque

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Geographical Context: Historic sites and artefacts City, Town centre Person: Charles Dickens other tags: Dickens Museum Click a tag, to view other nearby images.
This photo is linked from: Automatic Clusters: · Charles Dickens [15] Other Photos: · Betsey Trotwood plaque ·
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Date Taken
Sunday, 5 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 21 August, 2012
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 3969 6768 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:21.4555N 1:26.4817E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 3971 6768
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