Troubled Blood Mentioned Locations

Alnwick: Where Oonagh Kennedy lives.

Archer Hotel/ Great Church Wood: Brian Tucker believes his daughter’s body could be here.

Photo by Deborah Sherry on Google

Bath: Robin is reminded of Bath while in Leamington Spa

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Beachy Head: Where Creed dumped Andrea Hooton’s body.


Belmarsh: Dennis Creed’s prison, after being transferred from Wakefield.

Bethnal Green: Where Johnny Marks is from.

By GrindtXX – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0,

Biba: A shop where Louise Tucker stole a necklace before her disappearance.

Birmingham: Polworth was born here, but don’t remind him about it. Margot was also allegedly spotted here after her disappearance. 

By JimmyGuano – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0,

Bloomsbury Theater: Where Robin’s brother Jonathan and his friend Courtney want to go see a comedy show in London.

Bognor Regis: Irene tells Strike that Douthwaite may have gone here.

By Pam Goodey, CC BY-SA 2.0,

Brent: Where Douthwaite claimed to be when Joanna died.

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Bride Street Nursing Home in Islington: Where the abortion clinic was in 1974.

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Brighton: Location of alleged sighting of Margot.

By Angerey – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0,

British Library: Both Strike and Robin use the British Library to search for records. 

By Jack1956 – Own work, Public Domain,

Brixton: A prison where both Creed and Jules Bayliss were placed.

By David Anstiss, CC BY-SA 2.0,

Camden: Where Satchwell was living at the time of Margot’s disappearance.

By Georgia Pinaud, Lille, France. – Own work, Public Domain,

Chester: Where Robin got her copy of Oakden’s book.

By Crashlanded – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0,

Chigwell: Where Creed dumped bodies.

Chiswick: Where the medium who Anna visited lives.

Pointillist at English Wikipedia, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons

Clacton-on-Sea/ Butlin’s: Douthwaite went here after Margot’s disappearance.

By Sannse at the English language Wikipedia, CC BY-SA 3.0,

Corporation Row: Corporation Row, Clerkenwell, is where Irene Hickson and her family are from. 

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Derry: Oonagh worked here when young.

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Downing Street: Roy Phipps mentions Tucker wanted to protest here.

By Garry Knight –, CC BY 2.0,

Dubai: Janice leaves to visit her son, Kevin, in Dubai.

East Bengal: Mentioned by Dr. Gupta as the place where his family tried to escape from.

Eastbourne: Alleged sighting of Margot took place here.

By Oast House Archive, CC BY-SA 2.0,

English Riviera: Strike goes through it on his way home from Cornwall.

Epping Forest: Where Creed dumped some of his victims.

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Feltham Borstal: Juvenile prison.

©Peter Higginbotham

Fortune Street: The Oakdens lived on Fortune Street in Clerkenwell. 

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Fowey: Mentioned, along with Mevagissey, as having done worse than St. Mawes in the storm.

By Graham Proud, CC BY-SA 2.0,

Glasgow: Where Tufty’s mistress lives.

Gopsall Street: Where a patient lived that Janice visited the day of Margot’s disappearance.

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Greek Island of Kos: Where Satchwell currently lives.

Greenwell Terrace, Mile End: Where Creed was born.


Hampshire: Where Irene’s eldest daughter lives.

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Harrogate: Where the lawyer Linda wants Robin to use is located. (Betty’s is also in Harrogate.)

Harvey Nichols: Robin attempts to talk to Gemma in the bathroom of this department store.

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Hayward’s Place: The witness Ruby Elliot was trying to find her way to Hayward’s Place in Clerkenwell when she allegedly spotted Margot on the day she went missing.  

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Herbal Hill: A family who were patients of the doctor’s office lived on Herbal Hill. The child had a reaction to his polio vaccine.

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HMP Pentonville: Creed was sentenced to 5 years in this prison in 1961.

By Grammaticus Bramlington –, CC BY 2.0,

Inner London Crown Court: Where Jules Bayliss was sentenced.

By MRSC at English Wikipedia – Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons by Explicit using CommonsHelper., Public Domain,

Kentish Town: Location of the last known sightings of Vera Kenny and Louise Tucker.

By Jim Linwood – The Assembly House Pub, Kentish Town, London.Uploaded by oxyman, CC BY 2.0,

King’s Lynn: One of the other Bunny Girls from King’s Lynn.

By Alienturnedhuman at English Wikipedia – Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons., Public Domain,

Kuala Lumpur: Where Malaysia flight originated.

By Stefan Fussan, CC BY-SA 3.0,

Land’s End: Polworth tells Strike that the grandfather of an old friend, Ian Restarick, wanted his ashes spread in Land’s End.

By Jakemete – Own work Picture taken by me, CC BY 3.0,

Leather Lane: Leather Lane in Clerkenwell is where both Niccolo Ricci and Jules Bayliss are from.

Lewisham: Where Maya is from. This is also where real missing person Tiana Medaini is from.

By David Ormiston – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0,

Liverpool Road: The street where Creed lived in Vi Cooper’s basement.

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Majorca: Barclay offers to go here on a case.

By Olaf Tausch – Own work, CC BY 3.0,

Manchester: Where Jonathan attends university and where Michelle Greenstreet is from.

by Stacey MacNaught /, CC BY 2.0, modified

Marks & Spencer: Eden worked here as a teenager.

By MichaelMaggs – Own work, CC BY-SA 2.5,

Marylebone: Where the alleged call from Margot to Cynthia was made.

By Mike Smith, CC BY-SA 2.0,

Mevagissey:  Mentioned, along with Fowey, as having done worse than St. Mawes in the storm.

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Michael Cliffe House on Skinner Street: Where Betty Fuller used to live.

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Newport: While searching online for Paul Satchwell, Robin finds a Brian Satchwell who lives in Newport.

Nimes, France: Where Gloria Conti lives.

Norfolk: Where Strike spent part of his childhood.

By Wheatley Hill – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0,

Notting Hill: Where Charlotte lived after Strike’s accident.

By Urban – Self-photographed, CC BY-SA 2.5,

Oxford Street: Where Irene claims to have been when Margot disappeared. Robin also heads to Oxford Street after shopping.

By Oast House Archive, CC BY-SA 2.0,

Pimlico: Barclay’s on surveillance in Pimlico watching Two-Times’ new girlfriend.

By DonJay at English Wikipedia – Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons by Aeoris using CommonsHelper., Public Domain,

Pizza Express: We learn Robin met Matthew at a Pizza Express near his work shortly after they split.

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Putney: Where Strike’s half-sister Prudence lives.

By No machine-readable author provided. Nichtbesserwisser assumed (based on copyright claims). – No machine-readable source provided. Own work assumed (based on copyright claims)., Public Domain,

Risinghill Street in Pentonville: Strike follows a man from Elinor Dean’s house to Risinghill Street.

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Romford: Dennis Creed’s mother, Agnes, lived in Romford.

By MRSC – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0,

Sandhurst: Military college mentioned by Creed.

By Simon Johnston, CC BY-SA 2.0,

Selly Oak Hospital: Strike thinks about his time in Selly Oak.

By Rept0n1x – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0,

Shoreditch: Where Mrs. Smith’s nanny’s friend lives.

By Tarquin Binary – Own work, Public Domain,

Skinner Street: Mentioned throughout the book as a street where St John’s Medical Practice had many patients, including Betty Fuller. 

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Soho: They spend a lot of time here, watching Twinkletoes. Strike also remembers when he went with Shanker on a drug drop-off and saw Ricci.

By Leandro Neumann Ciuffo – Soho, CC BY 2.0,

Southwark: Where the Bayliss sisters were born.

By Kevin Danks, CC BY-SA 2.0,

Stansted: The airport to which Robin had expected to follow Tufty.

Stepney: Where Margot was from and where her parents lived.

By Nigel Cox, CC BY-SA 2.0,

Swindon: Strike and Robin drive through on their way home.

By Mewwiii – Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0,

The Ivy: Hutchins conducts surveillance on Miss Jones’ boyfriend at this restaurant.

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Tuscany: Anna and Kim go on a trip to Tuscany.

© Vivienne Crow / Alamy Stock Photo

Wakefield: Prison where Dennis Creed was initially sent.

By Mike Kirby, CC BY-SA 2.0,

Walter Street bridge: Where Gwilherm Athorn died.

Waltham Forest: Douthwaite moved here after leaving Clerkenwell.’300722971′:p/?focusedIndex=0

Walthamstow: Last known address when looking for Carl Oakden.

By Malc McDonald, CC BY-SA 2.0,

West Brompton: Where SB lives.

Richard Thomas / West Brompton Station

West End: Max was in a play in the West End, and they do a lot of surveillance for the Twinkletoes case here.

By Jimmy Baikovicius – Flickr: Open Happiness, CC BY-SA 2.0,

White Lion Street: Strike parks on this street after finishing surveillance and makes some phone calls.

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Windsor: Where one of Tufty’s families lives.

By Aurelien Guichard from London, United Kingdom – WindsorUploaded by BaldBoris, CC BY-SA 2.0,

Wolverhampton: Where Oonagh Kennedy used to live.

By The original uploader was G-Man at English Wikipedia. – Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons., Public Domain,
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