Crime themed places

Crime is one of the most intriguing and captivating themes in modern life, and London's history is full of real life escapades, robberies, murders and other nefarious criminal intent. Find out here exactly where they happened.

TOP 10 CRIME RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

Wanstead's Stolen Cherry Pie
1. Wanstead's Stolen Cherry Pie
Peter the Great trashed here
2. Peter the Great trashed here
Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
3. Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
Dr Crippen's Murder Home
4. Dr Crippen's Murder Home
Murder at Mr Smith's
5. Murder at Mr Smith's
John and Yoko's Nude Scene
6. John and Yoko's Nude Scene
Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn
7. Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn
The Tyburn Tree
8. The Tyburn Tree
Dick Turpin's Cave
9. Dick Turpin's Cave
Captain Kidd Hung Here
10. Captain Kidd Hung Here

MORE CRIME SIGHTS:

11. Lord Lucan's Murder House @ 46 Lower Belgrave Street, London
12. Buster Edwards died here @ Greet Street, Southwark
13. Hanged Ruth Ellis lived here @ 44 Egerton Gardens, Ealing, London
14. The Kray Twins lived here @ 178 Vallance Road, Bethnal Green, London
15. Wilfred Brambles arrest was here @ 1 Shepherd's Bush Green, London
16. The Kray twins were born here @ 64 Stean Street, Hoxton
17. Poirot's London Pad @ Charterhouse Square
18. The Ship and Blue Ball @ 13 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, London
19. The Carpenters Arms @ 73 Cheshire Street, Bethnal Green
20. Holloway Prison @ Parkhurst Road, Islington
21. Acid Murderer worked here @ 79 Gloucester Road, Kensington, London
22. The Cock Tavern Debauchery @ Bow Street, London
23. Foreign Anarchist Club @ 6 Windmill Street, Tottenham Court Road
24. The Old Palace Yard @ Abingdon Street, Westminster
25. Did Jack the Ripper live here? @ 3 Sion Square, Whitechapel, London
26. The Clockwork Orange Underpass @ Trinity Road, Wandsworth, London
27. Moll King's Houses of Ill Repute @ 106 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm
28. The London Cage, WW2 torture @ 7 Kensington Palace Gardens
29. The Lion Public House @ Tapp Street
30. The Battle of Waterloo 2 @ 81 Waterloo Road, Waterloo
31. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery @ Tottenham High Road, London
32. The Aubergine Robbery Mystery @ 11 Park Walk, London
33. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London
34. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
35. Adam Ant's Last Stand @ 22 Chalcot Road, London
36. Tony Blair lived here @ 1 Richmond Crescent, Islington
37. Francis Bacon's Drug Bust @ 80 Narrow Street, Limehouse
38. A barbers with a secret @ 156 Caledonian Road
39. John Christies House of Horror @ Near Barton Mews, Ladbroke Grove, London
40. Itsu: Litvinenko Poisoned @ 167 Piccadilly, London
41. John Wilkes' House Riots @ 35 Grosvenor Square
42. Brockley Jack @ 410 Brockley Road, Brockley
43. The Oliver Twist @ 90 Church Road, Leyton, London
44. Sweeney Todd was born here @ 85 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London
45. Bow Street Magistrates Court @ Bow Street, Covent Garden, London
46. The Markham Square Siege @ Markham Square, Chelsea
47. The Calthorpe Arms @ 252 Grays Inn Road, City of London
48. Pirates Execution Dock @ Off Wapping High Street, Wapping, London
49. The Clink @ Clink Street, London
50. Created by an Almost-Bard @ 99 Buckingham Palace Road
51. A Beatle gets Busted @ 34 Montagu Square, Marylebone
52. Sherlock's Speedy Sarnie @ 187 North Gower Street, Camden
53. The Grave Maurice @ 269 Whitechapel High Street, Whitechapel
54. Lord Lucan's Home @ 72a Elizabeth Street
55. Albion House @ Albion House, New Oxford Street, London
56. Poor Lazarus Isaacs @ Tower Street, London
57. Balcombe Street Siege @ 21 Balcombe St, Marylebone, London
58. Pickles World Cup Find @ St Valery, Beulah Hill, Norwood
59. The Zizzi Penis Lop @ 73-75 The Strand, London
60. The Spaniard's Inn @ Spaniards Road, Hampstead
61. Hackney Mafia Shoe Shop @ 5 Hackney Road, Bethnal Green, London
62. St Matthews Church @ Hereford Street, Whitechapel, London
63. Bouncers bounce back at KFC @ 37 Camden High Street
64. Spend a Night as a Kray @ 28 Bow Street
65. Spring Heeled Jacks 1st Victim @ 1 Tredegar Road, Tower Hamlets, London
66. Captain Kidd Public House @ Off Wapping Rose Garden
67. Robber Claude Duval Caught here @ The Marquis, 51-52 Chandos Place, Covent Garden
68. The Goat @ 3a Kensington High Street
69. 21/7 Bomb Factory @ 58 Curtis House, Ladderswood Way, New Southgate,
70. Wandsworth Prison @ Heathfield Road
71. Home to a Murderer @ 23 Cranley Gardens, Muswell Hill
72. King's Bench Debtors Prison @ Borough, Southwark, London
73. Brinks Mat Bullion @ 117 Wilton Way
74. First Whitechapel Murder @ Wentworth Street, Whitechapel
75. The Ye Olde Mitre @ 1 Ely Court
76. Green Jackets Bandstand bomb @ Bandstand, Regents Park
77. Notting Hill Race Riots @ Latimer Road, London
78. The Highbury Barn @ Highbury Hill, London
79. Solicitor's Armed Siege @ 46 Markham Square, Chelsea, London
80. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
81. Oliver Cromwell's resting place @ 72 High Holborn, Holborn
82. The Spaghetti House Siege @ 77 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge
83. Catherine Wheel Alley @ Bishopsgate, Broadgate
84. The Blind Beggar @ 337 Whitechapel Road
85. Not a nice way to go @ London Bridge
86. Ripper's First Victim @ Durward Street, Whitechapel
87. A more level-headed Nephew @ 26 Priory Gardens, Highgate
88. Wainewright the Poisoner @ 48 Great Marlborough Street, London
89. The Devil and the Lady @ Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street
90. Ted Terry dealt a Red Card @ Unit 4/Retail Park/Fleming Rd, Chafford Hundred
91. Vere Street Coterie @ White Swan, Vere Street
92. A Royal Wake-Up Call @ Buckingham Palace
93. Parking Meter R.I.P. @ Warwick Street, Westminster
94. A Park once filled with Vice @ Whetstone Park, Camden
95. Bomb Plotters Flat @ 386A Forest Road, Walthamstow
96. Broadwater Farm @ Willan Road, Tottenham
97. House of Reeves @ 120 Church Street, Croydon
98. The Hand and Shears @ 1 Middle Street
99. The Magdala @ 2a South Hill Park
100. Gunpowder Plot was foiled here @ Under House of Lords, Westminster
101. BT Telecoms Tower @ 60 Cleveland Street, London
102. Lenin Memorial @ Bevin Court, Cruickshank Street, London
103. Botched Anti-Terror Police Raid @ 46 Lansdown Road, Forest Gate, London
104. The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job @ 185 Baker Street, London
105. Handbag Gang Strike Again @ New Bond Street
106. A Pub on the Wagon @ 66 Bayswater Road
107. The Islington Gibbett @ Holloway Road, Islington
108. London Sculpture Comes Home @ 8 Hart Street, City of London
109. Stone Newington 8 @ 359 Amhurst Road, Stoke Newington
110. Elephant & Castle Subway @ Elephant & Castle Station

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