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:

The Spaghetti House Siege
1. The Spaghetti House Siege
Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
2. Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
The Tyburn Tree
3. The Tyburn Tree
Wilfred Brambles arrest was here
4. Wilfred Brambles arrest was here
Buster Edwards died here
5. Buster Edwards died here
Murder at Mr Smith's
6. Murder at Mr Smith's
Peter the Great trashed here
7. Peter the Great trashed here
Lord Lucan's Murder House
8. Lord Lucan's Murder House
John and Yoko's Nude Scene
9. John and Yoko's Nude Scene
Iranian Embassy Siege
10. Iranian Embassy Siege

MORE CRIME SIGHTS:

11. Dr Crippen's Murder Home @ 39 Hilldrop Crescent, Holloway, London
12. The Kray twins were born here @ 64 Stean Street, Hoxton
13. The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job @ 185 Baker Street, London
14. The Ship and Blue Ball @ 13 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, London
15. Did Jack the Ripper live here? @ 3 Sion Square, Whitechapel, London
16. Wanstead's Stolen Cherry Pie @ Kingfisher Avenue, Wanstead
17. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery @ Tottenham High Road, London
18. The Battle of Waterloo 2 @ 81 Waterloo Road, Waterloo
19. Moll King's Houses of Ill Repute @ 106 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm
20. The Oliver Twist @ 90 Church Road, Leyton, London
21. Tony Blair lived here @ 1 Richmond Crescent, Islington
22. The Kray Twins lived here @ 178 Vallance Road, Bethnal Green, London
23. Hanged Ruth Ellis lived here @ 44 Egerton Gardens, Ealing, London
24. Captain Kidd Hung Here @ Tilbury Point, Essex
25. Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn @ 32 Ambleside Avenue, Streatham, London
26. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
27. Acid Murderer worked here @ 79 Gloucester Road, Kensington, London
28. Poirot's London Pad @ Charterhouse Square
29. The Carpenters Arms @ 73 Cheshire Street, Bethnal Green
30. Foreign Anarchist Club @ 6 Windmill Street, Tottenham Court Road
31. The Clockwork Orange Underpass @ Trinity Road, Wandsworth, London
32. Pickles World Cup Find @ St Valery, Beulah Hill, Norwood
33. Dick Turpin's Cave @ Wellington Hill, High Beech, Epping Forest
34. John Wilkes' House Riots @ 35 Grosvenor Square
35. Oliver Cromwell's resting place @ 72 High Holborn, Holborn
36. The London Cage, WW2 torture @ 7 Kensington Palace Gardens
37. Francis Bacon's Drug Bust @ 80 Narrow Street, Limehouse
38. The Magdala @ 2a South Hill Park
39. World's 1st Drink Driving Arrest @ 165 Bond Street
40. Barry George's Flat @ 2b Crookham Road, Fulham, London
41. King's Bench Debtors Prison @ Borough, Southwark, London
42. Brinks Mat Bullion @ 117 Wilton Way
43. The Highbury Barn @ Highbury Hill, London
44. Wandsworth Prison @ Heathfield Road
45. Catherine Wheel Alley @ Bishopsgate, Broadgate
46. Home of Russian spy Kim Philby @ 18 Carlyle Square, Chelsea, London
47. The Cock Tavern Debauchery @ Bow Street, London
48. Spend a Night as a Kray @ 28 Bow Street
49. The Star Tavern @ 6 Belgrave Mews West
50. Green Jackets Bandstand bomb @ Bandstand, Regents Park
51. A Park once filled with Vice @ Whetstone Park, Camden
52. Home to a Murderer @ 23 Cranley Gardens, Muswell Hill
53. The Goat @ 3a Kensington High Street
54. Lord Lucan's Home @ 72a Elizabeth Street
55. The Calthorpe Arms @ 252 Grays Inn Road, City of London
56. A barbers with a secret @ 156 Caledonian Road
57. The Ye Olde Mitre @ 1 Ely Court
58. John Christies House of Horror @ Near Barton Mews, Ladbroke Grove, London
59. The Lion Public House @ Tapp Street
60. Brockley Jack @ 410 Brockley Road, Brockley
61. Albion House @ Albion House, New Oxford Street, London
62. The Devil and the Lady @ Bleeding Heart Yard, off Greville Street
63. Gunpowder Plot was foiled here @ Under House of Lords, Westminster
64. Bouncers bounce back at KFC @ 37 Camden High Street
65. The Great Pearl Robbery @ 88 Hatton Garden, Holborn
66. Balcombe Street Siege @ 21 Balcombe St, Marylebone, London
67. Broadwater Farm @ Willan Road, Tottenham
68. How to Arrest a Whole Pub @ 15 Wharf Road, Shoreditch
69. The Garrick Arms @ 8 Charing Cross Road, London
70. Adam Ant's Last Stand @ 22 Chalcot Road, London
71. The Zizzi Penis Lop @ 73-75 The Strand, London
72. OAP's Fake Money Press @ Flat 3, 21 Bolton Road, Chiswick
73. Sherlock's Speedy Sarnie @ 187 North Gower Street, Camden
74. Sweeney Todd was born here @ 85 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London
75. Lenin Memorial @ Bevin Court, Cruickshank Street, London
76. World Cup was stolen from here @ Central Hall, Westminster
77. Created by an Almost-Bard @ 99 Buckingham Palace Road
78. Charlie Peace Arrested here @ 2 St John's Park, Blackheath
79. The Markham Square Siege @ Markham Square, Chelsea
80. Ripper's First Victim @ Durward Street, Whitechapel
81. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
82. Robber Claude Duval Caught here @ The Marquis, 51-52 Chandos Place, Covent Garden
83. Metropolis @ Metropolis, 70 Chiswick High Road, London
84. Once a Gun Safe House @ 257 Caledonian Road
85. Spring Heeled Jacks 1st Victim @ 1 Tredegar Road, Tower Hamlets, London
86. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London
87. The Blind Beggar @ 337 Whitechapel Road
88. Banksy's Poundland @ 12-14 High Road, Wood Green
89. The Clink @ Clink Street, London
90. Ted Terry dealt a Red Card @ Unit 4/Retail Park/Fleming Rd, Chafford Hundred
91. BT Telecoms Tower @ 60 Cleveland Street, London
92. The Crown of villainy @ 43 Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, London
93. Poor Lazarus Isaacs @ Tower Street, London
94. Electric Avenue @ Electric Avenue, Brixton, London
95. Itsu: Litvinenko Poisoned @ 167 Piccadilly, London
96. Dr Crippen Lived Here @ 34-37 Store Street, Bloomsbury
97. JG Ballard's Millenium People @ Chelsea Marina Harbour, Fulham, London
98. The Tower of London @ Tower of London
99. 21/7 Bomb Factory @ 58 Curtis House, Ladderswood Way, New Southgate,
100. Captain Kidd Public House @ Off Wapping Rose Garden
101. A Pub on the Wagon @ 66 Bayswater Road
102. The 43 @ 43 Gerrard Street, London
103. Hackney Mafia Shoe Shop @ 5 Hackney Road, Bethnal Green, London
104. The Grave Maurice @ 269 Whitechapel High Street, Whitechapel
105. The Green Man @ Putney Heath
106. A Beatle gets Busted @ 34 Montagu Square, Marylebone
107. The Graff Diamonds Heist @ 6 - 7 New Bond Street
108. Bomb Plotters Flat @ 386A Forest Road, Walthamstow
109. The Spaniard's Inn @ Spaniards Road, Hampstead
110. Prospect of Whitby @ 57 Wapping Wall

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