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Karl Marx Socialist Philosopher Lived Here During the Winters of 1881-2 and 1882-3

1 St Boniface Gardens PO38 1PW, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom

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Karl Marx Socialist Philosopher Lived Here During the Winters of 1881-2 and 1882-3

1 St Boniface Gardens, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom

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Sir John Martin-Harvey 1863-1944 actor & theatre manager. For many years this cottage was the summer residence of Sir John Martin-Harvey

Shore Road, Bonchurch Shore, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom

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Ventnor Mill stood here

corner of Alexandra Gardens and Pier Street, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom

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Sir Edward Elgar, composer (1857-1934) stayed here on his honeymoon May 1889

3 Alexandra Gardens, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom

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Bonchurch Shore A much favoured resort for many early English water-colour artists including: Clarkson Stanfield 1793 - 1867 Edward W. Cooke 1811 - 1880 Thomas M. Richardson Jnr. 1813 - 1890 Thomas C. L. Rowbotham 1823 - 1875 Myles B. Foster 1825 - 1899 Ernest A. Waterlow 1850 - 1919 who were inspired to paint here during the 19th century

Seaside Cottage, Bonchurch Shore, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom

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While staying in this house Charles Dickens (English novelist) wrote part of "David Copperfield" in 1849. Myles Birket Foster (watercolour artist) painted "On The Shore, Bonchurch" in 1862. William Adams (Christian scholar, author of "The Sacred Allegories") lived here from 1843 until his death in 1848

Shore Road, Bonchurch, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom

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Site of Steephill Castle. 1835 - 1963 Built by John Hambrough. Visited by Queen Victoria.

Castle Road, Ventnor, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom

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Whilst staying here in 1849 John Leech 1817 - 1864 Cartoonist and illustrator chief pictorial pillar of "Punch" illustrated a special shower-bath contraption erected on the beach by his friend Charles Dickens.

Hillside Cottage, Bonchurch Shute , Ventnor, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom

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