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Charles Dickens

  • Birth 7 Feb 1812 Portsmouth Unitary Authority, Hampshire, England
  • Death 9 Jun 1870 Higham, Gravesham Borough, Kent, England
  • Burial Westminster, City of Westminster, Greater London, England
  • Plot Poets Corner
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  • Memorial ID 1256

Victorian author whose works include several masterpieces including 'Oliver Twist', 'A Christmas Carol', 'A Tale of Two Cities' and 'The Pickwick Papers'. He died at Gads Hill Place, his home five miles from Rochester. His wish was to be buried in front of Rochester Cathedral but was buried in Westminster Abbey instead.





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  • Added: 31 Dec 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 1256
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Dickens (7 Feb 1812–9 Jun 1870), Find A Grave Memorial no. 1256, citing Westminster Abbey, Westminster, City of Westminster, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave .