Houndsditch Murder Scene
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Houndsditch Murder Scene

This is where Latvian murderers dargged their leader to in 1910.


After the murder of two Sergeants in Houndsditch on 16th December 1910, the gang of Latvian revolutionaries dragged their wounded leader George Gardstein here - almost 3/4 mile away. An intense search followed, and a number of the gang or their associates were soon arrested.

The episode ended with the Sidney Street Siege on January 1911.

Location: 59 Golding Street, Tower Hamlets, London, E1 1QH


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