Saturday, 30 September 2017

Lawrence Durrell at Canterbury

Lawrence Durrell was at school at St Edmund's in Canterbury from 1926 to 1927. The school has dedicated a study-bedroom wing, formerly a dormitory wing, to him. Previously he had been at St Olave's Grammar School in London.

The Lawrence Durrell Wing at St Edmund's.

Lawrence Durrell, once of Watson House,
commemorated at St Edmund's.

View over Canterbury and its cathedral from
Lawrence Durrell's dormitory window.