Mary Ward House Geograph 2221684 By Christopher Hilton
Alan Fortune
Alan Fortune
I was Course Director of the Camden Tour Guiding course form 2016 to 2019, and am qualified to guide in Westminster as well as Camden. Also Chair of Ealing and West London Tour Guides. Spoecially interested in walks dealing with social history, film, literature and misc, especially rock, jazz and blues history.

Two Marys – Mary Ward and Mary Anne Clarke

Bonny meets Camden Tour Guide Alan on Tavistock Place to hear about two famous Marys – the novelist and social reformer Mary Ward and Mary Anne Clarke, mistress of Frederick Duke of York As well as sharing the stories and legacies of these contrasting women, Alan points out some remarkable details that you might otherwise miss.

Camden Tour Guide Alan Fortune talks to Bonny Astor  – 16’ 32” (© Alan Fortune, Bonny Astor, CCRadio)

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Image: Mary Ward House, Tavistock Place cc-by-sa/2.0 – © Christopher Hilton –

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