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the Martyrs' Memorial: Martyrs' Memorial (1843)

Martyrs' Memorial (1843)

The Martyrs' Memorial in central Oxford, designed in the Gothic Revival style by Sir George Gilbert Scott and completed in 1843. It commemorates the "Oxford martyrs" - Anglican clerics Thomas Cranmer, Nicholas Ridley, Hugh Latimer, who were burned at the stake nearby in 1555 and 1556. On the right is the historic Randolph Hotel.