Garrick Theatre fire
thing and fire
Commemorated on 1 plaque
Site of the Garrick Theatre. Built 1882. Re-named in 1909 after the Famour actor and theatrical manager David Garrick, born at the Angle Inn in Widemarsh Street in 1717. Theatre rebuilt 1916 after a disastrous fire which claimed the lives of eight little girls taking part in a charity concert.
Site of the Garrick Theatre, Hereford, United Kingdom where it sited (1916)