Chelsea Quiz

24 Cheyne Row, Chelsea, October 2017.

The link between investment manager McInroy & Wood and one of the greatest letter writers of the 19th century may not be immediately obvious. There is also a tenuous link to the greatest diarist of the 20th century. This sounds like a question on the venerable (started in 1947) radio programme Round Britain Quiz. Continue reading Chelsea Quiz

Three Châtelaines, One Palazzo

The sky was a sulphurous yellow, a strong wind caused the leaves to eddy and rain threatened as I searched Brompton Cemetery for a grave. The Friends office, where I might have been guided to it, was closed and I thought I’d take a final look round this Gothic location at the risk of being soaked. Continue reading Three Châtelaines, One Palazzo