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The Lanesborough

  • English Heritage: St George's Hospital and Attached Drinking Fountain

  • Address: Hyde Park Corner SW1
  • Vicinity: Knightsbridge, Tube: Hyde Park Corner
  • Neighborhood of Belgravia in London
  • Phone: 44 (0)20 7259 5599
  • Travel Genus: Lodging
  • Lodging category: Upscale Lodging



Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1840/00/00 At St George's School in London, Samuel Armstrong Lane, aided by consultant Dr Blundell, performs the first successful whole blood transfusion to treat hemophilia. History of Transfusion Medicine

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Particulars for The Lanesborough:
Eats Time British Afternoon Tea
Current Use Lodging
Service Spa

English National Heritage List: 1277491

Creative Works »

Carlton's Drive (short story) Short Story Algernon Blackwood He was somewhere about thirty, his nerves shattered by the savagery of concentrated fast living, his system too exhausted to respond even to unusual stimulant, when he found himself one early spring morning on the pavement beside St Georges Hospital.
The Man in the Brown Suit (book) Novel Agatha Christie Entering the London Underground through St George's Hospital, Anne Beddingfeld witnesses a man fall off the platform at Hyde Park Corner tube station onto the third rail.

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Lodging Style Hotel
Accommodations Luxury
Lodging category Upscale Lodging

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