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William Penn

London 1644 - Ruscombe, Berkshire 1718
English nobleman, writer, early Quaker, and founder of the English North American colony the Province of Pennsylvania
(Wikipedia)
Lawrence Holofcener
2001

Bristol /  William Penn   Bristol /  William Penn

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Statue of William Penn, reading a document, on which the text:

Bristol - William Penn

Death is but crossing
      the world
as friends do the seas
      they live in
one another still

    WILLIAM PENN
Quaker
    Governor
        Essayist
            Egalitarian

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Location (N 51°26'59" - W 2°36'2")

Item Code: gbsw060; Photograph: 21 March 2019
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