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Charles Dickens' London


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Charles Dickens' London
Charles Dickens' London


23rd February 1983 Actress Emily Blunt was born in London.

23rd February 1982 Michael Frayn's Noises Off, premieres in London

23rd February 1981 Princess Diana moves out of her flat ahead of her announcement the following day.

23rd February 1973 Gold goes up $10 overnight to record $95 an ounce in London

23rd February 1950 Born today: Steve Priest, London, rock bassist (Sweet Hayes)

23rd February 1945 2nd Dutch govt of Gerbrandy forms in London

23rd February 1918 Magician Chung Ling Soo's Catch the Bullet With Your Teeth goes wrong and he is killed on stage.

23rd February 1910 George Bernard Shaw's Misalliance, premieres in London

23rd February 1895 Born today: Richard Goolden, London England, actor (School for Husbands)

23rd February 1886 London Times publishes world's 1st classified ad

23rd February 1817 Born today: George Watts, London, painter

23rd February 1792 Artist Sir Joshua Reynolds died in his house in Leicester Fields, London.

23rd February 1776 Born today: John Walter II, London, chief proprietor (The Times, 1812-47)

23rd February 1633 Born today: Samuel Pepys, London England, navy expert/composer (Diary, Memoirs)

Charles Dickens' London

Once home to the incredible Charles Dickens

Virtual Tour Guide: JeremyT

# Image Location Address Notes
1Charles Dickens Childhood HomeCharles Dickens Childhood Home16 Bayham Street
2Dickens 1st Love lived hereDickens 1st Love lived here1 Lombard Street, London
3Oliver Twist's Literary HomeOliver Twist's Literary Home48 Doughty Street, off Gray's Inn Road
4An Art & Print TreasureAn Art & Print TreasureBride Lane, Fleet Street
5Author Wilkie Collins lived hereAuthor Wilkie Collins lived here90 Gloucester Place (now 65)
6Bleeding Heart YardBleeding Heart YardBleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
7George InnGeorge InnBorough High Street, Southwark
8History of Golden SquareHistory of Golden SquareGolden Square, London
9Patrick Stewart's friendly GhostPatrick Stewart's friendly Ghost18 Suffolk Street
10Rules Restaurant, Londons oldestRules Restaurant, Londons oldest35 Maiden Lane, Covent Garden
11Seven StarsSeven Stars53-54 Carey St, City of London
12Simpsons: Home of ChessSimpsons: Home of Chess100 Strand, London
13St Barnabas & the Penny ChuteSt Barnabas & the Penny Chute1 Greek Street, Soho, London
14St Luke's & Christ ChurchSt Luke's & Christ ChurchSydney Street, Kensington, London
15St Marylebone ChurchSt Marylebone ChurchMarylebone Road
16The BootThe Boot116 Cromer St, London
17The EagleThe Eagle2 Shepherdess Walk, Islington, London
18The Famous Berners Street HoaxThe Famous Berners Street Hoax54 Berners Street, London
19The GrapesThe Grapes76 Narrow Street, Limehouse, London
20The Lamb and FlagThe Lamb and Flag33, Rose Street
21The Lamb's Snob ScreensThe Lamb's Snob Screens94 Lamb's Conduit Street, Holborn, London
22The London ApprenticeThe London Apprentice62 Church Street, Isleworth, Middlesex
23The Pillars of HerculesThe Pillars of Hercules7 Greek St, London
24The Roman BathThe Roman Bath5 Strand Lane, London
25The Spaniard's InnThe Spaniard's InnSpaniards Road, Hampstead
26Trafalgar TavernTrafalgar TavernPark Row, Greenwich, London
27Vincent Van Gogh lived hereVincent Van Gogh lived here87 Hackford Road, Lambeth, London
28Ye Old White HorseYe Old White Horse2 St Clements Lane, Holborn
28 locations, 6475 hits

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