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Literary Sites'The Tragic Legend of Salford Hall ' - Salford Hall - Abbots Salford, Warwickshire

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The Tragic Legend of Salford Hall, 'supposedly' a tale written in the 18th century telling the story of a haunting, and two daughters with a great insight into life at this time.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: West Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/21/2018

last visited: never

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Literary SitesLake Labarge, Yukon

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"That night on the marge of Lake Labarge" is an essential part of Canadian literature.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member The 2 Newlyweds

location: Yukon Territory, Canada

date approved: 10/25/2018

last visited: never

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Literary SitesSolstice Magic: A Calgary Stampede Adventure - Calgary, AB

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Several fictional works which centre on the Calgary Stampede have been written over the years, including children's books and adult whodunits.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Alberta, Canada

date approved: 10/18/2018

last visited: never

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Literary SitesPerlycross, R.D. Blackmore - Culmstock, Devon

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Perlycross: A Tale of the Western Hills by R. D. Blackmore. It recalls the author's childhood years when his father held the post of curate at Culmstock in Devon in 1835. Perlycross, a village in the novel, represents the real village of Culmstock.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/12/2018

last visited: never

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Literary SitesThe Convict Lover by Merilyn Simonds - Kingston, Ontario

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The quarry located in Garrigan Park was excavated by prison labourers and is featured in Simonds' book. The park is located between Mowat Avenue, Church Street and Yonge Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mTn_biKer65

location: Ontario, Canada

date approved: 10/3/2018

last visited: never

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Literary SitesChinagarten - Stuttgart, Germany, BW

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The small park 'Chinagarten' (Chinese Garden) in Stuttgart, Germany, Baden-Württemberg is used as a leterary site at the novel 'Mord im Chinagarten' written by Stefanie Wider-Groth.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 9/28/2018

last visited: never

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Literary SitesCharles Bukowski Haus - Andernach, RP, Germany

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The birthplace of the writer Charles Bukowski is located at Aktienstraße 12 in 56626 Andernach.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kaschper69

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 8/30/2018

last visited: 9/11/2018

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Literary SitesThe Great Gatsby - Flushing Meadows Park - Queens, NY

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In The Great Gatsby, Flushing Meadows park was an ash infested wasteland between New York City and the Hamptons.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New York

date approved: 7/6/2018

last visited: 7/6/2018

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Literary SitesRegency House - ‘Murder and Mr Rochester’ - Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

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‘Murder and Mr Rochester’, a novel by Jeanette Sears which is set in Nottingham, and this is the protagonist's house.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/7/2018

last visited: never

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Literary SitesLake Overholser soccer field, "The Million Dollar Kick"

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Lake Overholser soccer field, mentioned in "The Million Dollar Kick" (2001) by Dan Gutman. South of Lake Overholser, just west of the dam. North of Overholser Village trailer home park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member vulture1957

location: Oklahoma

date approved: 4/26/2018

last visited: 11/29/2018

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Literary SitesDa Yggenykkerne stjal rundetårn

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Børnebog om da Yggenykkerne stjal rundetårn Children's book about when the Yggenykker stole The Round Tower.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kallehaugerne

location: Denmark

date approved: 2/22/2018

last visited: 7/14/2018

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Literary SitesSchönbrunn Palace - Vienna, Austria

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In Leo Tolstoy's famous novel, War and Peace, Napoleon has made this Palace his headquarters in Vienna.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 12/3/2017

last visited: 10/5/2018

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Literary SitesGripsholms Slott / Gripsholm Castle - Mariefred, Sweden

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Kurt Tucholsky's novel "Schloss Gripsholm"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PISA-caching

location: Södermanland, Sweden

date approved: 11/30/2017

last visited: never

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Literary SitesLes Caves Painctes (Chinon, Centre, France)

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[F] Lieu principal du roman de Jean-Paul Robert : Du rouge sang aux Caves Painctes [E] Main place of Jean-Paul Robert's novel: From the blood red to the Caves Painctes

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LeBourguignon

location: Centre-Val-de-Loire, France

date approved: 11/18/2017

last visited: 12/15/2017

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Literary Sites‘Beeny Cliff’ by Thomas Hardy - Beeny Cliff - South West Coastpath, Cornwall

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'Beeny Cliff, March 1870 – March 1913' a poem by Thomas Hardy. It is one of a set of elegies written by Hardy following the death of his wife Emma (née Gifford), who died at their home, Max Gate, in Dorchester, on 17th November 1912 at the age of 72.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 11/4/2017

last visited: never

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Literary SitesSpanish Steps - The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone - Rome, Italy

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Tennessee Williams' novel The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone begins here on the famous Spanish Steps.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 10/16/2017

last visited: 9/16/2018

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Literary SitesSam Wellers - Upper Borough Walls - Bath, Somerset

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Sam Weller, A character from Dicken's 'Pickwick Papers'. Clues in the book lead to this tavern on Upper Borough Walls, Bath.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/16/2017

last visited: never

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Literary Sites"São Joaneira" Crime do padre Amaro - Eça de Queiroz - Leiria

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Here is the place that Eça de Queiroz used in his novel "Crime do Padre Amaro" to create the Inn São Joaneira.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tofixe

location: Leiria, Portugal

date approved: 9/12/2017

last visited: never

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Literary SitesBurgtheater - Wittgenstein's Nephew - Vienna, Austria

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The BurgTheater is the location of a flashback in Thomas Bernhard's novel "Wittgenstein's Nephew".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 9/4/2017

last visited: 11/17/2018

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Literary SitesThe Tuileries - Diderot's First Satire - Paris, France

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Two of the characters in Denis Diderot's First Satire have a discussion while strolling through the Royal Gardens of the Tuileries.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 7/24/2017

last visited: 8/1/2004

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Literary SitesThe Ritz London Hotel - Lucia on Holiday - London, England, UK

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Chapter Two of Guy Fraser-Sampson's novel "Lucia on Holiday" begins at The Ritz.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/20/2017

last visited: 6/28/2017

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Literary SitesOld Faithful - Yellowstone National Park, WY

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Old Faithful is the site of the murder in Valerie Wolzien's mystery "An Old Faithful Murder".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Wyoming

date approved: 6/13/2017

last visited: 6/28/2018

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Literary SitesBritish Museum - Three Cheers for Lucia! - London, England, UK

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Chapter 11 of Ian Shepard's novel "Three Cheers for Lucia" is set at the British Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/6/2017

last visited: 6/11/2017

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Literary SitesBuckingham Palace - London, England, UK

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Buckingham Palace is the setting for Chapter 7 of Ian Shepard's novel "Three Cheers for Lucia!"

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/5/2017

last visited: 2/4/2018

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Literary SitesThe Wayside - Concord, MA

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In this home, Louisa and her sisters lived many of the scenes that later appeared in her book Little Women (1868–69), including the amateur plays they performed.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 5/29/2017

last visited: never

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