Edward Capell
(1713-1781)

Died aged c. 68

Edward Capell (11 June 1713 – 24 February 1781) was an English Shakespearian critic.

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Commemorated on 1 plaque

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Here lived Edward Capell censor of plays, & Shakespearean commentator, and David Garrick was his frequent visitor here. This commemorative tablet was unveiled on June 1:1914 by Stephen Phillips, Esq:

All Saints Street, Hastings, United Kingdom where they lived