Town of Ramsgate


Town of Ramsgate

Colonel Blood caught here, after trying to steal Crown Jewels

Location: 62 Wapping High Street, E1W2PN

Description: It was here that Colonel Blood was captured as he tried to steal the Crown Jewels. It was also the location of the capture of the 'hanging judge'...Judge Jeffries.

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Town of Ramsgate

Colonel Blood caught here, after trying to steal Crown Jewels

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Credits: The London Companion - Jo Swinnerton

Arrived from Australia and by chance popped into this pub and was blown away by the atmposphere,food and total charm of the place - especially the two in charge - a Mr & Mrs Biddle I believe. Also fun clientele - very, very happy crowd! one of the best memories of my trip. (Peter Keogh)
Posted by Peter Keogh on 2007-08-23

Other places nearby:


The Elgin», 6.3km

The Three Stags», 2.1km

The Prince of Wales», 5.9km

The Coach and Horses», 2.9km

The Lock Tavern», 4.5km

Oliver Cromwell's resting place», 2.5km

The Blue Posts», 3.2km

The Dove», 7.5km

The Crosse Keys», 1.1km

The Andover Arms in Hammersmith», 7.3km

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