Saturday, June 05, 2004

ic Birmingham - Baskerville claim rubbished

"Claims that one of the most famous Sherlock Holmes' tales had its origins in the Midlands have provoked a furore among tourist officials in Devon.

The Hound of of Baskervilles is traditionally known to have been set on the foggy landscapes of Dartmoor.

But thriller writer Phil Rickman has caused anger by claiming that Herefordshire may have played an important part in Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's story."

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