Leave a Reply

More from Anna Cusack

A Murder near Devonshire Square

This is the story of the murder of Captain Joseph Johns near Devonshire Square in 1747.

Mary Aubry

The Execution of Mary Aubry in Leicester Fields, which is now Leicester Square.

Margaret Martel

The story of Margaret Martel who was executed in Suffolk Street in 1697.

More in United Kingdom

Peterborough’s Right-Hand Man

One of the most precious possessions of the monks of Peterborough was the incorrupt right arm of King Oswald. What was this relic? And how did it come to be installed in a chapel in Peterborough Abbey?