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John Ruskin, Slade Professor of Fine Art at the University of Oxford, mentioned this cottage and the beauty of its surroundings, when in 1874 he encouraged undergraduates to improve this road through the village & thus to "feel the pleasure of useful muscular work."

Plaque 3780

Erected

by Friends of North Hinksey in 1978

Language English
Colour green
Address North Hinksey Village, Oxford, United Kingdom
Subject
John ruskin   portrait   project gutenberg etext 17774
John Ruskin (1819-1900)
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