Canon Cross References

Cooper Beeches

“You may recollect that in the case which you, in your sensational way, coupled with the Copper Beeches, I was able, by watching the mind of the child, to form a deduction as to the criminal habits of the very smug and respectable father.” (Sherlock Holmes)

The Adventure of the 'Gloria Scott'

“Voyage of the Gloria Scott,” he read. “That was a bad business. I have some recollection that you made a record of it, Watson, though I was unable to congratulate you upon the result.” (Sherlock Holmes)

Professor Moriarty and Colonel Sebastian Moran

“If your man is more dangerous than the late Professor Moriarty, or than the living Colonel Sebastian Moran, then he is indeed worth meeting.” (Sherlock Holmes)
See also:
  • The Adventure of the Final Problem
  • The Adventure of the Empty House

Greek Interpreter

The Adventure of the Greek Interpreter. A previous story in the Canon.

Five Orange Pips

Another story in the Canon.

Redheaded League

Previous story in the Canon.

Abbey Grange

The previous story in the Canon.

Priory School

Previous story in the ‘Return’.
“Like all great artists, lived for his art’s sake, and, save in the case of the Duke of Holdernesse, I have seldom known him claim any large reward for his inestimable services.” (Dr John Watson)

Wisteria Lodge

Story from ‘His Last Bow’ concerning ex-President Murillo.

Final Problem

The previous story and the last in the ‘Adventures’.

The Adventure of the Speckled Band

  • One of the earlier stories in the Canon. See The Adventures.

The Adventure of the Second Stain

  • One of the later stories in the Canon.

Blue Carbuncle

Another of the ‘Adventures”.

Noble Bachelor

Another of the ‘Adventures’.

Man with the Twisted Lip

Another Adventure concerning the disappearance of Mr Neville St. Clair.

Scandal in Bohemia

The case in which Sherlock Holmes tried to recover a photograph of the King of Bohemia and Irene Adler, in appreciation of which the King sent Sherlock Holmes a snuffbox of old gold with a great amethyst in the centre of the lid.

Sign of Four

The Sign of Four. Regarding the Sholto murder and the Agra Treasure and another novel in the Canon.

Case of Identity

A Case of Mary Sutherland. Another case in the Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

Musgrave Ritual

Another story in the Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes.

Gloria Scott

The “Gloria Scott” - another story from the Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes.

Study in Scarlet

The first Novel in the Canon.