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The Great London Ghost Tour
The Great London Ghost Tour

ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

20th October 2003 Singer Amy Winehouses's debut album Frank released.

20th October 1968 Comedian Bud Flanagan died in Kingston, London, aged 72.go to related location

20th October 1953 Actor Sir John Gielgud was arrested for cruising in a public lavatory.

20th October 1904 Born today: Anna Neagle, London Engld, actress (London Melody, Nurse Edith Cavell)

20th October 1862 Murderer Catherine Wilson hanged at Newgate Gaol, the last woman hanged in public in Britain.go to related location

20th October 1822 1st edition of London Sunday Times

20th October 1714 The Coronation of George I in Westminster Abbey.go to related location

Oliver Twist's Literary Home



Oliver Twist's Literary Home

Home to the 'Charles Dickens Museum' and 'Oliver Twist'

Location: 48 Doughty Street, off Gray's Inn Road, WC1N 2LX

Description: 'Charles John Huffam Dickens' (7 February 1812 to 9 June 1870) was the most popular English novelist of the Victorian era, and he remains popular, responsible for some of English literature's most iconic characters.

And so to this very address...

48 Doughty Street off Gray's Inn Road was where he wrote 'Oliver Twist'.

It's now the Charles Dickens Museum.

Tagged in this Tour: London's Best House Museums
Tagged in this Tour: Charles Dickens' London

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Oliver Twist's Literary Home

Home to the 'Charles Dickens Museum' and 'Oliver Twist'


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