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Enter a world of hangmen, harlots and hags during a guided historical true crime tour of Newcastle. Take a walk on the dark side of the city.
Learn about murder, intrigue, and the dark past of the historical city of Newcastle on this guided tour of the northern English industrial center.
Learn about the fames powerhouse of the North and its great inventions such as the railways or the steam turbine among its own. Explore the underbelly of this great city’s past and have a romp through Newcastle’s history of crime, executions, and tales of debauchery. Hear about witchcraft, the lucrative trade of the body-snatchers, or a prank gone badly wrong. Locations include Newcastle’s former jails, places of execution and courtrooms, where you’ll hear about the most infamous court cases and revisit actual crime scenes of days gone by.