Dickens returns to Marshalsea

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Wednesday 26 October 2005 3.06pm
Well close to anyway. I assume permission was refused to hang them on the prison wall - which is listed - so they're now on the wall of the computer college opposite the entrance to the library. This college has a sign offering various 'cources' . Yes, the sign does have cources with two C's
People with poor eyesight may need to bring a stepladder.
Before they were vandalised they were much better presented--:

And as they are now--:
Wednesday 26 October 2005 5.24pm
Damn - I had hoped that after the vandalism the powers that be would give up on this particular project, and find some alternative way of commemorating the link.

These are a really bad piece of public art. The texts make no sense because of the way the vignettes had been crudely slapped across them, and the overcolouring means that the original quality of the engravings can't be appreciated.

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