Cheapside 90 (EC2)
Saint Thomas Becket
London 1118 - Canterbury 1170
Archbishop of Canterbury from 1162 until his murder in 1170
Bronze relief portrait, inscribed S. TOMAS.
On the same house is a sign explaining that Saint Thomas Becket 'Son of Gilbert Becket, Mercer, was born here c1120.'
Unknown artist. Do you know who the sculptor is? please let us know.
Sources & Information
Bust: Thomas Becket
Location (N 51°30'49" - W 0°5'31")
; Photograph: 7 August 2014
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