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Outside Lost Property Office

Baker Street Underground Station

200 Baker Street

LONDON

NW1 5RZ

United Kingdom

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  • 221b Baker Street must be one of the most famous addresses in the world but where exactly is it?
  • What was removed from Sherlock Holmes’s statue (that should never have been there in the first place)?
  • Who was the real Mrs Jarley?
  • What became of Dickens’s raven Grip after he died?
  • Why did Elizabeth Barrett’s father forbid all of his children to marry?
  • What was described as "Literary London's equivalent of the meeting between Stanley and Livingstone"?
  • What was said to cause maidens to blush and youths to make disparaging remarks?

Find out the answers to these questions and more on this tour of literary Marylebone.

Cast in order of appearance:

Arthur Conan Doyle; H. G. Wells; Arnold Bennett; John Betjeman; G.K. Chesterton; Charles Dickens; Elizabeth Barrett; Robert Browning; Lord Byron; Richard Brinsley Sheridan; Wilkie Collins; Virginia Woolf; Oscar Wilde; Gyles Brandreth; William Shakespeare.

The walk will last 90 minutes and starts outside the Lost Property Office, 200 Baker Street (Baker Street exit from tube station) and finishes close to Oxford Circus with the opportunity for drinks at a bar with panoramic views over London. Please check travel arrangements on the day at Transport for London's Journey Planner site.


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Baker Street Underground Station

200 Baker Street

LONDON

NW1 5RZ

United Kingdom

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