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The Mysterious Death on the Underground Railway

This series brings to life the many detectives of late Victorian London who were "The Rivals of Sherlock Holmes," from R. Austin Freeman’s brilliant forensic expert Dr. John Thorndyke to Arthur Morrison’s notorious villain, private inquiry agent Horace Dorrington, William Hope Hodgson’s world-famous ghost hunter Carnacki and Baroness Orczy’s detective Lady Molly of Scotland Yard.

In this mystery, Polly Burton takes a ride on the same train as a murderer.
Lt. Holst must ask himself: if left to his own devices, could he have saved a man’s life?
Peter Vaughan stars as Arthur Morrison’s notorious villain Horace Dorrington.
Episodes
Charles Dallas finds sinister circumstances in his search for the missing Q.C.s.
Who murdered Mrs. Arryford? The answer is obvious to Det. Sgt. Grubber.
Gold bullion disappears from the RMS Oceanic, putting the purser’s life at risk.
William Drew becomes involved in the most dangerous mission of his life.
Dr. John Thorndyke must foil a plot to assassinate the Russian Grand Duke.
Dagobert Trostler must discover who is the author of vile anonymous letters.
There must be an intriguing reason why a woman asks to remove one of her fingers.
Msr. Valmont, a great amateur detective, must face fraud, forgery and murder.
Laxworthy secures the plans for the first torpedo for the French Navy.
Prof. van Dusen is locked in Cell 13. He claims he will “think” his way out. Will he?
Insp. Lipinsky most solve theft, lust and murder, stemming from a huge gem.
Martin Hewitt is on the hunt for a trusted clerk who absconded with 15,000 pounds.