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American Tour of London
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ON THIS DAY IN LONDON

26th May 1974 During a David Cassidy concert in London a 14 year old is trampled

26th May 1966 Actress Helena Bonham Carter born in Golders Green, London.

26th May 1951 Vaughan Williams Pilgrim's Progress, premieres in London

26th May 1942 Anglo-Soviet Treaty signed in London

26th May 1906 The current Vauxhall bridge was officially opened by the Prince of Wales.

26th May 1893 Born today: Eugene Goossens, London England, conductor/composer (Perseus)

26th May 1839 The first burial in newly-opened Highgate Cemetery.go to related location

Dark London


Infamous murders and ghosts

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 iichiile





 
# Image Location Address Notes
1Tower HillTower HillNr Tower Hill Tube Station
2All Hallows ChurchAll Hallows ChurchByward Street, London
3Wapping Old StairsWapping Old StairsNr Wapping high Street
4Ripper Murder: Catherine EddowesRipper Murder: Catherine EddowesMitre Square, Shoreditch
5Ripper Murder of Annie ChapmanRipper Murder of Annie Chapman29 Hanbury Street, Whitechapel
6Ripper Murder: Marie JeanetteRipper Murder: Marie Jeanette13 Miller's Court, Whitechapel
7Ripper Murder of Ms StrideRipper Murder of Ms StrideDutfield's Yard, off Henriques Street
8Ripper Murder of Mary Ann NicholRipper Murder of Mary Ann NicholDurward Street, Whitechapel
9Cock Lane GhostCock Lane Ghost21 Cock Lane, London
10The Great Fire of LondonThe Great Fire of LondonPudding Lane
11Newgate Execution ScaffoldNewgate Execution ScaffoldOld Bailey, London
12The Demon Barber of Fleet StreetThe Demon Barber of Fleet Street186 Fleet Street, London
13The Screaming SpectreThe Screaming SpectreFarringdon Station
14The Tyburn TreeThe Tyburn TreeBayswater Road, London
15Dr Crippen's Murder HomeDr Crippen's Murder Home39 Hilldrop Crescent, Holloway, London
16Bleeding Heart YardBleeding Heart YardBleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
17Ghost of Actor William TerrissGhost of Actor William TerrissThe Adelphi, The Strand, London
18Charing Cross Trunk MurderCharing Cross Trunk MurderCharing Cross Station, The Strand, London
19Site of Lord Byrons famous duelSite of Lord Byrons famous duel100 Pall Mall, London
20Royal Mint Black Death CemeteryRoyal Mint Black Death CemeteryEast Smithfield, London
21Last Suicide Crossroads BurialLast Suicide Crossroads BurialGrosvenor Place
22Skull & Bones GraveyardSkull & Bones GraveyardRedcross Way, Southwark
23Deadman's PlaceDeadman's PlaceThrale Street, Southwark, London
24London's Female GladiatorLondon's Female Gladiator159 Great Dover Street, Southwark
25The Black Dog of NewgateThe Black Dog of NewgateAmen Court, Westminster, London
26The Coventry Street VampireThe Coventry Street VampireCoventry Street, London
27Wanstead Glowing HeadstoneWanstead Glowing HeadstoneCity of London Cemetery, Wanstead
27 locations, 8416 hits


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