Plumptre, Edward Hayes, Rev. (M)

b. 21 August 1821. d. 1 February 1891. Nationality: English. VIAF.
Poet, scholar, and theologian. Pseudonym: “E. H. P.” Alternative signature: “E. H. Plumptre.” Ordained 1846. Author of *Master and Scholar etc. etc.*, and a memoir of poet Sarah Williams (included in her *Twilight Hours A Legacy of Verse*, Strahan and Co., 1868). Promoted women’s education, and was a Professor and then the Principal of Queen’s College, Harley Street, London. Dean of Wells (from 1881). Married Harriet Theodosia Maurice. Biographical information: *ODNB*. (AC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 8
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
Three Cups of Cold Water 1864 Good Words Poet 1728
A Plaster Cast from Pompeii 1865 Good Words Poet 1749
The Prayer of Prudentius 1865 Good Words Translator 1748
The Last Words of Socrates 1865 Good Words Poet 1734
“There Shall Be No More Sea” 1866-01-01 Good Words Poet 1792
The Emperor and the Pope 1867-04-01 Good Words Poet 1860
A Burial at Machærus 1869-05-01 Good Words Poet 1990
The Queen’s Jubilee 1887 Good Words Poet 5429