Major John Gwynne was secretary to King Edward VII, but shot himself after a bitter divorce. His presence is felt in the first floor room in which he ended his life, sometimes being seen or heard. A monk is also reported here said to have died in a cell that stood here before the palace was built.
Submitted by Chris Berglund
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- Buckingham Palace
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- 51.501364, -0.1418899999999894
- Greater London
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City Of Westminster, UK (1.1 mi.)
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City And London Borough Of Westminster, UK (1.2 mi.)
Bloomsbury, UK (1.5 mi.)
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