Home

Tours | Categories (New, Hot) | Map

Alcohol - Ancient - Animal - Architecture - Art - Aviation - Boxing - Celebrity - Charity - Children - Church - Cinema - Comedy - Crime - Dance - Death - Disaster - Drugs - Fashion - Food - Gambling - Ghost - Grave - Health - Historical - Industry - Justice - LGBT - Literary - Look Up - Medical - Military - Motoring - Murder - Museum - Music - Nature - Naval - Paranormal - Pioneer - Poetry - Police - Politics - Pub - Public Amenities - Quirky - Religion - Retail - Ripper - River - Royalty - Science - Sculpture - Sex - Signs - Society - Sport - Subterranean - Technology - Theatre - Train - Transport - Tube - TV - Weather -

Contact Us

IN THE NEWS

Westfield Stratford City East
Westfield Stratford City East Retail Theme

TOUR OF THE MONTH

James Bond in London: The Tour
James Bond in London: The Tour

ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

21st September 1983 David Mamet's Glengarry Glen Ross, premieres in London

21st September 1906 Born today: Derrick De Marney, London England, actor (Inheritance)

21st September 1849 Born today: Edmund Gosse, London, translator/critic (Father and Son)

Top Death-related places to visit in London.



Not many of us are immortal, so one day we will all go to meet our maker. Here's our selection of infamous mortal coil shuffles in our capital. There are some real crackers.

TOP 10 DEATH RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

MORE DEATH SIGHTS:

11. Captain Kidd Hung Here @ Tilbury Point, Essex
12. New York Doll Murcia died here @ Brompton Lodge, Cromwell Road, Kensington, Londo
13. Walthamstow's Plague Pits @ Vinegar Alley, Walthamstow
14. Last Suicide Crossroads Burial @ Grosvenor Place
15. World's First Car Death @ Crystal Palace Grounds
16. Buster Edwards died here @ Greet Street, Southwark
17. Brinsworth House: Retired Actors @ 72 Staines Road, Twickenham
18. Dorchester Hotel & Prince Philip @ The Dorchester Hotel, Park Lane, London
19. The Viaduct Tavern @ 126 Newgate Street, London
20. Newgate Execution Scaffold @ Old Bailey, London
21. London's Gladiator Colosseum @ Guildhall Yard, Off Gresham Street, London
22. Skull & Bones Graveyard @ Redcross Way, Southwark
23. Florence Nightingale's House @ 10 South Street, Mayfair, London
24. Cursed Workplace? @ 71 Queen Victoria Street, London
25. Wapping Old Stairs @ Nr Wapping high Street
26. The Great Fire of London @ Pudding Lane
27. Charing Cross Trunk Murder @ Charing Cross Station, The Strand, London
28. The Ship Tavern @ 12 Gate Street, London
29. Manson and the Talgarth Hotel @ 1--7 Talgarth Road, West Kensington, London
30. Stephen Lawrence Memorial @ Well Hall Road, Eltham
31. David Attenborough's Skull @ 3 Park Road, Richmond
32. The Field of Forty Footsteps @ Torrington Square, Bloomsbury, London
33. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London
34. Royal Mint Black Death Cemetery @ East Smithfield, London
35. All Hallows Church @ Byward Street, London
36. Albion Disaster Memorial @ East London Cemetary
37. Hazlitt's Hotel @ 6 Frith Street, Soho, London
38. Rossetti's Grave Digging @ Highgate Cemetery, London
39. A Comic Legends resting place @ Kew Meadow Path, Richmond
40. The Tower of London @ Tower of London
41. Death of Jean Charles de Menezes @ Stockwell Station, Stockwell
42. Alexander McQueen's Flat @ Flat 1, 7 Green Street, Mayfair, London
43. Curse of Tutankhamun @ 19 Collingham Gardens, Kensington
44. Graham Bond - celebrity jumper @ Piccadilly Line, Finsbury Park Station, London
45. Tower Hill @ Nr Tower Hill Tube Station
46. Benjamin Disraeli died here @ 19 Curzon Street, London
47. Voisin Murdered Mme Gerard @ 101 Charlotte Street, London
48. Crews Hill Golf Course @ Cattlegate Road, Crews Hill, Enfield
49. The murder of Sir Edmund Godfrey @ Bottom of Primrose Hill, London
50. London's Female Gladiator @ 159 Great Dover Street, Southwark
51. Brian Jones' mystery death @ Cotchford Farm
52. Site of huge gunpowder explosion @ 43 Great Tower Street, London
53. Eccentric Dentist's Show @ 56 Mount Street, London
54. The infamous Lipski acid murder @ 16 Batty Street, Whitechapel
55. Murder by Fly Paper @ 63 Tollington Park, Finsbury Park
56. 1867 Ice Skating Disaster @ Regent's Park Boating Lake, London
57. The Princess Alice Disaster @ Galleon's Reach, Plumstead
58. Silk cutters hanged here @ Salmon and Ball, 502 Bethnal Green Rd, London
59. Beatles Manager Last Day @ 24 Chapel Street
60. Amy Winehouse's Flat @ 30 Camden Square, Camden
61. The Middlesex Hospital @ Mortimer Street, Soho
62. The Start of the 2011 Riots @ Ferry Lane, Tottenham
63. The Islington Gibbett @ Holloway Road, Islington
64. Bram Stoker's Heroic Deed @ 27 Cheyne Walk, Chelsea, London
65. Tragic Pair shot by police @ 3 Queen Caroline Street, Hammersmith
66. Grims Dyke @ Old Redding, Harrow Weald, Middlesex
67. Kaspar the Cat fights Evil @ Savoy Hotel, The Strand
68. William Bligh died here @ 25 Bond Street, Mayfair
69. The Markham Square Siege @ Markham Square, Chelsea
70. Charles Bravo Murder @ The Priory, 225 Bedford Hill, Balham, London.
71. Screaming Lord Sutch lived here @ Parkfield Road, South Harrow
72. WW2 bravery pilot crashed here @ Douglas Eyre Sports Ground, Coppermill Lane, Wal
73. The King of Quacks @ 84 Harley Street
74. Temple Bar Death Clock @ Fleet Street
75. Cyclists Please Beware @ King's Road, Fulham
76. Arthur Kavanagh lived here @ 19 Tedworth Square, Chelsea
77. Livingstone I Presume? @ 1 Savile Row
78. Pitt's Immortal Last Words @ 120 Baker Street, London
79. Lily among the weeds @ Vauxhall Bridge Road, Pimlico
80. Edward Leeson died here @ PC World, Ruislip Road, Ruislip
81. Solicitor's Armed Siege @ 46 Markham Square, Chelsea, London
82. Dr James Barry's Secret @ 14 Margaret Street
83. Author Laurence Sterne died here @ 41 Old Bond Street