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23rd March 1934 Born today: Bryan Bass, headmaster (City of London School)

23rd March 1933 Born today: Geoffrey Leigh, CEO (Allied London Properties)

23rd March 1905 Born today: Ralph Perring, Lord Mayor (London)

23rd March 1889 The free Woolwich ferry service was launched by Sir Joseph Bazalgette.

23rd March 1861 London's 1st tramcars, designed by Mr Train of NY, begins operating

23rd March 1743 George Frideric Handel's oratorio Messiah premieres in London

23rd March 1729 Celebrated satirical painter William Hogarth married Jane Thornhill, daughter of artist Sir James Thornhill.

Historic Magic Circle Tour

The golden age of magic was the buzz of the Victorian entertainment scene in London. Check out some of the locations associated with the greats of the vintage magic circle.

NOTE: Please note this is a virtual tour, a Do-It-Yourself tour you can print off and take with you when you visit London.

Submitted by adrians

# Image Location Address Notes
1Egyptian HallEgyptian Hall170-173 Piccadilly, London
2Home to a Great MagicianHome to a Great Magician105 Warwick Avenue, Maida Vale
3Magic St Georges HallMagic St Georges HallLangham Place, Regent Street
4Magician David Devant lived hereMagician David Devant lived hereFlat 1 Ornan Court, Ornan Road, London
5Magician Houdini Lived HereMagician Houdini Lived Here10 Keppel Street, Bloomsbury, London
6Colonel Elliott's Magic HomeColonel Elliott's Magic Home54 Welbeck Street, London
7Finsbury Park EmpireFinsbury Park EmpireSt Thomas/Prah Road, Finsbury Park, London
8Spend a PennySpend a PennyRoyal Exchange, London
9Wood Green EmpireWood Green EmpireHigh Road, Wood Green, London
10The First Great Magician?The First Great Magician?Flat 1 Ornan Court, Ornan Road, Belsize Park
10 locations, 2707 hits

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