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Southwark Mysteries Walk


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John Constable, author of The Southwark Mysteries and Secret Bankside Walks In The Outlaw Borough brings history vividly to life, transforming our perception of the oldest - and wildest! - part of London.

This walk explores the sites of the Clink and Marshalsea prisons, The Tabard Inn, St Mary Overie dock, Winchester Palace, Bankside's theatres, bear-pits and 'stews', and Cross Bones, the outcasts' burial ground.

John leads us deep into the secret history of the Outlaw Borough, weaving the stranger-than-fiction stories of these sites with the poems they inspired. The walk offers a fascinating insight into Bankside and Borough through the eyes of a local writer.

When
  • 7pm (meet 6.45pm)
  • 8 (+ booking fee) in advance; 10 on day subject to availability
Where

Tabard Street piazza
Tabard Street, London, SE1
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This event is in the past. This is an archive page for reference.
 
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