Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- Ventnor Blue Plaques -
- Ivan Turgenev -


At Ventnor Esplanade, Ventnor, Isle of Wight


Property bears a plaque marking Ivan Turgenev's visit to Ventnor in 1860, the former site of Belinda Cottage.

Ventnor : Ivan Turgenev visit plaque

Ivan Turgenev
1818 - 1883
Russian Novelist,
Lived here on this site
at Belinda Cottage
and here in 1860 began
his best known work,
"Fathers & Sons"

Further Information

Wikipedia article : Ivan Turgenev


Ventnor : Ivan Turgenev visit plaque


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