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There is an Archibald Knox Garden and a blue plaque commemorating him at the railway station end of Athol Street where No. 70 used to stand. The QR code is on the low outside wall under the pier cap.

The blue plaque was unveiled on Knox's 150th birth anniversary and the ceremony can be seen on the following link:,

The plague was originally on the adjacent office wall but is now on the low brick wall in front of  the tree.

From 1892/93 No. 70 Athol Street was the home of the Knox family and Archibald Knox died there on 22nd February 1933. In the intervening years Archibald had lived in Sulby from 1902 to 1905 and London from 1905 to 1912.

It was from that house in November 1893 that Archibald's younger brother Carmichael's body was led to Braddan cemetery after his tragic drowning in Douglas harbour. An account of the death and funeral can be found on the imuseum newspaper archive -Mona’s Herald, Wednesday November 29, 1893, Page 7.

An account of Archibald's death and funeral can be found on the imuseum newspaper archive - Mona's Herald, Tuesday, February 28, 1933; Page: 4.

Below are photographs of the garden and blue plaque as they are now and also one of Knox standing in front of the house probably dating to the early 1930s.

Knox with 70 Athol Street in the background