places of residence

Principal sites, travelling south to north from Brunei to Scotland:

* Bandar Seri Begawan: Sultan Omar Ali Saifuddin College (workplace 1958-1959)

* Kuala Kangsar, Perak: Malay College (workplace 1954-55); King’s Pavilion (former Residence of the Governor of Perak, Burgess residence 1954-55; now a girls’ school)

* Kota Bharu, Kelantan: Malay Teachers’ Training College (workplace 1955-1957)

* Lija: 168 Main Street (a palazzo in white marble); residence 1968-1970; house confiscated by the government of Malta 1974

* Gibraltar: stationed at army garrison, 1943-45

* Rome: 16A Piazza Santa Cecilia (third floor flat; residence from 1971)

* Bracciano: 1-2, Piazza Padella (residence from 1970)

* Montalbuccio: Villa Piazza 1, Via Casciano (rented house)

* Monaco: 44 rue Grimaldi, Condamine district (apartment on the third storey of a converted mansion; residence from 1976); 9 rue Princess Marie-de-Lorraine, Princess Grace Irish Library (co-founder)

* Callian, Var : rue des Muets 6 (residence from 1976)

* Lugano: Via Cantonale 63, Savosa. Chalet, with nuclear shelter in cellar; residence from 1986

* Bedford Dormobile|Dormobile: occasional trans-European mobile residence, 1968 to early 1970s

* Hove and Brighton, Sussex coast: apartments (residence 1959)

* Etchingham, East Sussex: ‘Applegarth’ (semi-detached house), High Street, A265 road (residence 1959-1964)

* London: 24, Glebe Street, Turnham Green, Chiswick (leasehold [55 years remaining] terraced house purchased 1963, residence 1964-68, then sub-let to a personal friend of the Burgesses); 63 Bickenhall Mansions, Bickenhall Street, off Baker Street (apartment, residence 1992-93); 60 Grove End Road, St John’s Wood (Hospital of St John and St Elizabeth; deathplace 1993); 8 King’s Road, St Margarets, Twickenham (house; date of purchase unknown but believed to be 1980s); Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Capper Street, Bloomsbury (patient 1959); Institute of Neurology, University College London at the National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery, Queen Square, WC1 (patient 1959)

* Oxfordshire: Banbury, Banbury Grammar School (workplace 1950-1954); Adderbury, 4, Water Lane (labourer’s two-bedroom cottage then named Little Gidding, residence 1950-54)

*Leicester: 2 Franklyn Road, Aylestone; for a five-month period in 1957. This was his wife Lynne’s father’s house. Frequented the Black Horse pub on Narrow Lane.

* Wolverhampton: Brinsford Lodge [see The Real Life of Anthony Burgess, page 117] (Mid-West School of Education, 1946-47)

* Manchester: 91 Carisbrook Street, Harpurhey (birthplace 1917); 21 Princess Road, Moss Side (tobacconist’s shop and residence 1924); 261 Moss Lane East (off-licence and residence 1924; Burgess said half a century later that it had been “turned into a shebeen before it was demolished”)

* Warrington: Peninsula Barracks (Infantry Training Centre, 1943)

* Preston: Bamber Bridge (Emergency Teacher Training College, 1948)

* Morpeth, Northumberland: Cheviot Hall (Burgess joined 189 Field Ambulance of the B Company, 1941)

* Chapel Hill, North Carolina: writer-in-residence at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1969

* Princeton, New Jersey: rented house on Western Way (B. was visiting professor at Princeton University 1970-1971)

* New York City: Apartment 10D, 670 West End Avenue, NY 10025 (from very early 1970s); workplaces: distinguished professor at City College of New York 1972; visiting professor at Columbia University 1972; Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (lung cancer diagnosis, 1992)

* Buffalo, New York: writer-in-residence, State University of New York 1976

* Eskbank, near Edinburgh: Royal Army Medical Corps (joined 1940)

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