Sir Arthur Conan Doyle


Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Today is the 154th birthday of Sir Arthur Ignatius Conan Doyle, the Scottish physician and writer who is most noted for his fictional stories about the detective Sherlock Holmes, which are generally considered milestones in the field of crime fiction.

Here are some photographs of London at the time the stories were written.

Picture: Policeman directing traffic near the Bank of England, 1880’s. But who can tell us exactly where?

~ Courtesy of “British History” on Facebook ~