The famous siege of Sidney Street, Jan 1911

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Year: 1911         Item #: 1712         Views: 4,956         Comments: No Comments.

The famous siege of Sidney Street, Jan 1911
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100 Sidney Street after the siege. The two gunmen were killed and several policemen were wounded. The ringleader of the gang, Peter the Painter, is believed to have escaped.
Source: The Story of Twenty-Five Years, 1935