|"Return of Sherlock Holmes"|
|Air date||October 21, 2013|
|Written by||Carol Hay|
|Directed by||Gail Harvey|
|Recurring|| Andrew Gower as David Kingsley/Sherlock Holmes |
Christian Distefano as Ben McQueen
Lachlan Murdoch as Henry Higgins
|Previous||The Filmed Adventures of Detective William Murdoch|
|Next||Murdoch of the Living Dead|
"Return of Sherlock Holmes" is the fourth episode of the seventh season of the Murdoch Mysteries and the eighty-second episode of the series.
Murdoch finds his investigation into a nanny's disappearance assisted by a most familiar man, David Kingsley, who considers himself the real Sherlock Holmes.
The epsiode begins with a woman running outside in the rain. A window in a building is shown. A man inside is lying dead.
The next day,William Murdoch enters the Queen's Hotel and meets Herbert Greaves, who has been trying to stop someone from touching the body inside the hotel. The someone turns out to be Sherlock Holmes (a.k.a.David Kingsley) who happens to know the identity of the deceased and knows that he has been dead for two days. Holmes says he was hired to find a red haired woman named Nora Webb who is missing. Greaves remembers seeing her.
Character Revelations Edit
- There are references to "A Study in Sherlock" when William, Brackenreid and Julia are discussing Sherlock Holmes (a.k.a. David Kingsley)
Historical References Edit
- The fourth episode of the sixth and seventh seasons both are about Sherlock Holmes- and back in season 1, Arthur Conan Doyle appeared in the fourth episode too.
- In the final credits the single female characters are listed with the honorific "Ms.", i.e., Ms. Ellie Naughton. This distinction wasn't widely practiced until the womens liberation movement during the 1960s.
- Queen's Hotel
- Allan Gardens
|Murdoch Mysteries Season 7|
| "Murdoch Ahoy" • "Tour de Murdoch" • "The Filmed Adventures of Detective William Murdoch" • "Return of Sherlock Holmes" • "Murdoch of the Living Dead" • "Murdochophobia" • "Loch Ness Murdoch" • "Republic of Murdoch" • "A Midnight Train to Kingston" • "Murdoch in Ragtime" • "Journey to the Centre of Toronto" • "Unfinished Business" • "The Murdoch Sting"•"Friday the 13th, 1901"•"The Spy Who Came Up to the Cold"•"Kung Fu Crabtree"•"Blast of Silence"•"The Death of Dr. Ogden"|
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