Saturday, 24 September 2011

Shakespeare head

Shakespeare head
29 Great Marlborough street oxford circus London WIF 7HZ
Nearest tube station:Victoria:Victoria District and Circle lines

Shakespeare head is one of the famous pub of the Shakespearean time which was built in 1735 was originally by Thomas and john Shakespeare , distant relatives of the poet.

The pub overlooks Carnaby Street which was once the site of an 18t Century street market and now is one the world"s most famous shopping precincts.

Dominating its northern end the pubs"s inn sign which is a reproduction of Martin Droeshouts portrait of Shakespeare when the poet was at the pinnacle of his genius. On the another part of the building is Shakespeare "s life-size bust which appears to be the gazing down at the busy street.

Now come to the bear and snakes really imperishable ALL in ALL its London heart


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