London: Hope Theatre

Country: England, United Kingdom
City: London SE1
Location: Bankside

Built 1613-1614. Used as a theatre and a bull and bear baiting ring. Possibly demolished 1656 (or at the latest before 1714).

Links: Wikipedia, Theatres Trust

[London: Hope Theatre] Front Text: "The Hope 1613"
Reverse Text: "Shakespeare's Globe (The Hope 1613). Reproduced from a stamp designed by C Walter Hodges and issued by Royal Mail on 8 August 1995"
Publisher: Royal Mail Stamp Card Series; PHQ 172(d) 8.95; 1995
Size: Modern
Not sent.

For a picture of all stamps in this series, see London: "Bankside Theatres".


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