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:

Peter the Great trashed here
1. Peter the Great trashed here
Wanstead's Stolen Cherry Pie
2. Wanstead's Stolen Cherry Pie
Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
3. Jack 'Spot' Comer attacked here
Murder at Mr Smith's
4. Murder at Mr Smith's
Buster Edwards died here
5. Buster Edwards died here
John and Yoko's Nude Scene
6. John and Yoko's Nude Scene
Dick Turpin's Cave
7. Dick Turpin's Cave
Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn
8. Cynthia Paynes House of Cyn
Dr Crippen's Murder Home
9. Dr Crippen's Murder Home
The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job
10. The Walkie-Talkie Bank Job

MORE CRIME SIGHTS:

11. The Tyburn Tree @ Bayswater Road, London
12. Acid Murderer worked here @ 79 Gloucester Road, Kensington, London
13. Did Jack the Ripper live here? @ 3 Sion Square, Whitechapel, London
14. The Kray Twins lived here @ 178 Vallance Road, Bethnal Green, London
15. Captain Kidd Hung Here @ Tilbury Point, Essex
16. The Oliver Twist @ 90 Church Road, Leyton, London
17. John Christies House of Horror @ Near Barton Mews, Ladbroke Grove, London
18. The Carpenters Arms @ 73 Cheshire Street, Bethnal Green
19. Lord Lucan's Murder House @ 46 Lower Belgrave Street, London
20. Wilfred Brambles arrest was here @ 1 Shepherd's Bush Green, London
21. The London Cage, WW2 torture @ 7 Kensington Palace Gardens
22. The Cock Tavern Debauchery @ Bow Street, London
23. The Clockwork Orange Underpass @ Trinity Road, Wandsworth, London
24. The Kray twins were born here @ 64 Stean Street, Hoxton
25. Created by an Almost-Bard @ 99 Buckingham Palace Road
26. Brockley Jack @ 410 Brockley Road, Brockley
27. The Battle of Waterloo 2 @ 81 Waterloo Road, Waterloo
28. Holloway Prison @ Parkhurst Road, Islington
29. The Calthorpe Arms @ 252 Grays Inn Road, City of London
30. Moll King's Houses of Ill Repute @ 106 Haverstock Hill, Chalk Farm
31. Foreign Anarchist Club @ 6 Windmill Street, Tottenham Court Road
32. The Blind Beggar @ 337 Whitechapel Road
33. A barbers with a secret @ 156 Caledonian Road
34. 1909 Tottenham Outrage Robbery @ Tottenham High Road, London
35. Balcombe Street Siege @ 21 Balcombe St, Marylebone, London
36. Sweeney Todd was born here @ 85 Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London
37. Poirot's London Pad @ Charterhouse Square
38. A Beatle gets Busted @ 34 Montagu Square, Marylebone
39. The Lion Public House @ Tapp Street
40. The Ship and Blue Ball @ 13 Boundary Street, Shoreditch, London
41. The Grave Maurice @ 269 Whitechapel High Street, Whitechapel
42. The Highbury Barn @ Highbury Hill, London
43. The Zizzi Penis Lop @ 73-75 The Strand, London
44. Tony Blair lived here @ 1 Richmond Crescent, Islington
45. The Markham Square Siege @ Markham Square, Chelsea
46. Brinks Mat Bullion @ 117 Wilton Way
47. The Clink @ Clink Street, London
48. The Spaniard's Inn @ Spaniards Road, Hampstead
49. The Hand and Shears @ 1 Middle Street
50. First Whitechapel Murder @ Wentworth Street, Whitechapel
51. Pirates Execution Dock @ Off Wapping High Street, Wapping, London
52. Pickles World Cup Find @ St Valery, Beulah Hill, Norwood
53. 21/7 Bomb Factory @ 58 Curtis House, Ladderswood Way, New Southgate,
54. Francis Bacon's Drug Bust @ 80 Narrow Street, Limehouse
55. Hanged Ruth Ellis lived here @ 44 Egerton Gardens, Ealing, London
56. Ripper's First Victim @ Durward Street, Whitechapel
57. Writers Poison Umbrella Stabbing @ Waterloo Bridge, London
58. Adam Ant's Last Stand @ 22 Chalcot Road, London
59. Charlie Peace Arrested here @ 2 St John's Park, Blackheath
60. Stone Newington 8 @ 359 Amhurst Road, Stoke Newington
61. Vere Street Coterie @ White Swan, Vere Street
62. Bow Street Magistrates Court @ Bow Street, Covent Garden, London
63. Prospect of Whitby @ 57 Wapping Wall
64. The Magdala @ 2a South Hill Park
65. The 43 @ 43 Gerrard Street, London
66. The Star Tavern @ 6 Belgrave Mews West
67. Itsu: Litvinenko Poisoned @ 167 Piccadilly, London
68. The Aubergine Robbery Mystery @ 11 Park Walk, London
69. Poor Lazarus Isaacs @ Tower Street, London
70. John Wilkes' House Riots @ 35 Grosvenor Square
71. Lord Lucan's Home @ 72a Elizabeth Street
72. Metropolis @ Metropolis, 70 Chiswick High Road, London
73. Home to a Murderer @ 23 Cranley Gardens, Muswell Hill
74. Captain Kidd Public House @ Off Wapping Rose Garden
75. OAP's Fake Money Press @ Flat 3, 21 Bolton Road, Chiswick
76. Hackney Mafia Shoe Shop @ 5 Hackney Road, Bethnal Green, London
77. St Matthews Church @ Hereford Street, Whitechapel, London
78. Famous Drinkers to die for @ 127 Gloucester Road, Kensington
79. Lucan, Cubitt and some Plumbers @ 14 Lower Belgrave Street
80. Oliver Cromwell's resting place @ 72 High Holborn, Holborn
81. The Spaghetti House Siege @ 77 Knightsbridge, Knightsbridge
82. Catherine Wheel Alley @ Bishopsgate, Broadgate
83. Banksy's Poundland @ 12-14 High Road, Wood Green
84. Home of Russian spy Kim Philby @ 18 Carlyle Square, Chelsea, London
85. The Green Man @ Putney Heath
86. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's House @ 2 Devonshire Place, London
87. The Graff Diamonds Heist @ 6 - 7 New Bond Street
88. Bomb Plotters Flat @ 386A Forest Road, Walthamstow
89. Shot Prime Minister born here @ Audley Square, Westminster, London
90. The Islington Gibbett @ Holloway Road, Islington
91. London Sculpture Comes Home @ 8 Hart Street, City of London
92. Broadwater Farm @ Willan Road, Tottenham
93. Bouncers bounce back at KFC @ 37 Camden High Street
94. A Pub on the Wagon @ 66 Bayswater Road
95. River Police Boatyard @ Nr Wapping Rose Garden
96. Sherlock's Speedy Sarnie @ 187 North Gower Street, Camden
97. Gunpowder Plot was foiled here @ Under House of Lords, Westminster
98. Death of God's Banker @ Blackfriar's Bridge, London
99. Lenin Memorial @ Bevin Court, Cruickshank Street, London
100. The Start of the 2011 Riots @ Ferry Lane, Tottenham
101. The Ye Olde Mitre @ 1 Ely Court
102. The Crown of villainy @ 43 Monmouth Street, Covent Garden, London
103. A more level-headed Nephew @ 26 Priory Gardens, Highgate
104. Town of Ramsgate @ 62 Wapping High Street
105. Elephant & Castle Subway @ Elephant & Castle Station
106. Parking Meter R.I.P. @ Warwick Street, Westminster
107. Green Jackets Bandstand bomb @ Bandstand, Regents Park
108. Notting Hill Race Riots @ Latimer Road, London
109. Electric Avenue @ Electric Avenue, Brixton, London
110. Solicitor's Armed Siege @ 46 Markham Square, Chelsea, London

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