On the 19th December 1679 in the alley by the Lamb and Flag the poet John Dryden was nearly done to death by rogues hired by the Earl of Rochester

Photo of John Dryden black plaque
Simon Harriyott on Flickr
Photo of John Dryden black plaque
Simon Harriyott on Flickr

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Photo of John Dryden white plaque
Spudgun67 on Flickr