Murder themed places

London's grisly history is long, frequent and well documented. Here we have stories from the time of highwaymen through Jack The Ripper to the Krays and contemporary accounts.

TOP 10 MURDER RELATED SIGHTS IN LONDON:

The Tyburn Tree
1. The Tyburn Tree
Jill Dando's House
2. Jill Dando's House
The Oliver Twist
3. The Oliver Twist
Acid Murderer worked here
4. Acid Murderer worked here
The Repton Boys Club Shooting
5. The Repton Boys Club Shooting
Killer Podola Caught
6. Killer Podola Caught
Ghost of Actor William Terriss
7. Ghost of Actor William Terriss
The Blind Beggar
8. The Blind Beggar
Murder at Mr Smith's
9. Murder at Mr Smith's
Charing Cross Trunk Murder
10. Charing Cross Trunk Murder

MORE MURDER SIGHTS:

11. Whiteleys: Shopping was Murder @ Queensway, London
12. The Screaming Spectre @ Farringdon Station
13. Dr Crippen's Murder Home @ 39 Hilldrop Crescent, Holloway, London
14. PC Gutteridge Memorial @ Gutteridge Lane, Stapleford Abbots
15. Hanged Ruth Ellis lived here @ 44 Egerton Gardens, Ealing, London
16. Ripper Murder of Mary Ann Nichol @ Durward Street, Whitechapel
17. Lord Lucan's Murder House @ 46 Lower Belgrave Street, London
18. The Golden Lion @ 51 Dean Street, London
19. Bleeding Heart Yard @ Bleeding Heart Yard, Hatton Garden, London
20. John Christies House of Horror @ Near Barton Mews, Ladbroke Grove, London
21. Wood Green Empire @ High Road, Wood Green, London
22. Sweeney Todd was born here @ 85 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London
23. The Battle of Waterloo 2 @ 81 Waterloo Road, Waterloo
24. Joe Orton lived and died here @ 25 Noel Road, Islington, London
25. The Percy Thompson murder @ Belgrave Road, Ilford, London
26. Ripper's First Victim @ Durward Street, Whitechapel
27. The infamous Lipski acid murder @ 16 Batty Street, Whitechapel
28. Voisin Murdered Mme Gerard @ 101 Charlotte Street, London
29. Murderer Dennis Nilsens Home @ 23 Cranley Gardens, Muswell Hill
30. Murder by Fly Paper @ 63 Tollington Park, Finsbury Park
31. The Working Lads Institute @ 137 Whitechapel Road, Whitechapel
32. The Houndsditch Murders @ 119 Houndsditch, London
33. Ripper Murder of Annie Chapman @ 29 Hanbury Street, Whitechapel
34. Site of Lord Byrons famous duel @ 100 Pall Mall
35. Ripper Murder: Marie Jeanette @ 13 Miller's Court, Whitechapel
36. Mystery of Scotland Yard @ Scotland Yard, Westminster
37. Ripper Murder of Ms Stride @ Dutfield's Yard, off Henriques Street
38. The 1st Railway Murder @ Top O' The Morning, 129 Cadogan Terrace, Bow
39. The Demon Barber of Fleet Street @ 186 Fleet Street, London
40. The Siege of Sidney Street @ 100 Sidney Street, Stepney, London
41. Ripper Murder: Catherine Eddowes @ Mitre Square, Shoreditch
42. The Assassination of Mr Thynne @ Pall Mall, London
43. David Attenborough's Skull @ 3 Park Road, Richmond
44. First Whitechapel Murder @ Wentworth Street, Whitechapel
45. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London
46. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery @ Tottenham High Road, London
47. Charles Bravo Murder @ The Priory, 225 Bedford Hill, Balham, London.
48. The Polonium Pine Bar @ Millenium Hotel, 44 Grosvenor Square, Mayfair, L
49. Goldsmith and Blackstone @ 2 Brick Court, Temple, London
50. First Murder solved by Identikit @ 23 Cecil Court, Covent Garden, London
51. Baby Farmer Sach Lived Here @ 5 Hertford Road, East Finchley
52. 1978 Terror attack on El Al Bus @ Duke Street, Mayfair
53. Death of God's Banker @ Blackfriar's Bridge, London
54. Wainewright the Poisoner @ 48 Great Marlborough Street, London
55. The Murder of Aristos @ 66 The Bishops Avenue, Barnet
56. The Magdala @ 2a South Hill Park
57. Pistols at Dawn @ Primrose Hill, London
58. The Goat @ 3a Kensington High Street
59. The Infamous Ratcliff Murders @ 29 The Highway, Stepney, London
60. Alexander Litvenenko's Home @ 140 Osier Crescent, Muswell Hill, London
61. Serial Killer's former home @ 195 Melrose Avenue, Cricklewood, London
62. Broadwater Farm @ Willan Road, Tottenham
63. White Chapel & Altab Ali Park @ Adler Street, Tower Hamlets, London
64. Home of 999 murderer @ 33a Sisters Avenue, Lavender Hill
65. The Children of Capland Street @ Capland Street, St Johns Wood, London
66. Home to a Murderer @ 23 Cranley Gardens, Muswell Hill
67. The murder of Sir Edmund Godfrey @ Bottom of Primrose Hill, London
68. Greenberry Hill @ Primrose Hill, London
69. Houndsditch Murder Scene @ 59 Golding Street, Tower Hamlets, London
70. Murder of Kelso Cochrane @ 36 Golborne Road, Kilburn
71. The Lauriston & a wooden Leg @ 162 Victoria Park Road, London

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