Sherlock Holmes and the Chester Baskerville Society

The Chester Baskerville Society members are devotees of the greatest detective who never lived ... Sherlock Holmes.  As a scion (branch) society of the International Baker Street Irregulars, our CBS meets irregularly to discuss all things related to Dr. Watson's friend. We enjoy the original adventures published by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, the volumes of research concerning Holmes' career, as well as the plethora of movies, cartoons and pastiches that have elevated the detective to iconic proportions. Please click the Events tab at the top to view upcoming meetings. You may click on the tab below to meet some of our members, and please be sure to visit the bottom of this page for a slide show that gives a better idea of how we roll. For more information please feel free to contact us at watson7654321@gmail.com .

Audio..Video..Puzzles..Games

We have dedicated this webpage to fans of all ages for their further enjoyment of our world of Sherlock Holmes. The material showcased will be updated throughout the year. You will find seasonal offerings of Old Time Radio broadcasts, interesting videos, puzzles, games and mysteries to be solved. In 1989 we began with only a printed magazine, released five time each year, to extend the reach of our favorite detective to a wider age range of readers, and are now delighted to continue our mission of bringing you Holmes For The Holidays

Featured Old Time  Radio Broadcasts

That First Aired  60-70 Years Ago !!!

  • Mr. Sherlock Holmes In America" aired April 24, 1954
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  • Ben Abramson, Vincent Starrett and Early BSI by NWU
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  • "The Limping Ghost" aired Sept. 3, 1945 on MBS
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  • Basil Rathbone and NigelBruce
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  • "The Gunpowder Plot" aired Nov. 5, 1945 on MBS
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  • Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce
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  • "Night Before Christmas" aired Dec. 24, 1945 on MBS
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  • Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce
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EXCITING NEWS !!!

First Permanent Granite Sherlock Statue Was Unveiled In The Americas On December 7, 2019 !

 

Listen To Episode 164 (Screen Above) Of

"I Hear Of Sherlock Everywhere"

For Our Statue's Genesis 

and All Of The Unique Opportunities.

Statue Specifics Start At 40 Min. Mark.

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ABC Network Coverage Of The Dec. 7th Unveiling

To View FOX Network's Pre-Coverage 

On December 6, 2019 - Click Video Below

NBC and CW

Networks

Also Covered

The Event

Official Commemorative T-Shirts

Adults Sizes Small through 2XL Available

Only $20 each ... Contact watson7654321@gmail.com

Shirt Front

Shirt Reverse

Only $20 Each ... Contact watson7654321@gmail.com

Our CBS Logo Is Inspired By The 1954 Film

CBS Society Pin

Logo Designed For Us In 1988

By Frank Caruso

King Features Syndicate

Private Eye Popeye

Four Original Storyboards Used  To Create The Film

Challenge Word Search From Our Very First Issue Of

Holmes For The Holidays

Our Early Journals

Hear How We Close Our CBS Meetings

A Clever Parody Of The Great Detective

Created For Us By

Jeff Huddleston

Watch Scottish Magician Colin McLeod

(also known as Colin Cloud)

He Has Been Described As The Real Life

SHERLOCK HOLMES 

Engaging Moment

At Our June 2018

Baskerville Meeting

Sherlock has a puzzle for YOU.

He claims that no matter where

YOU live, something occurs

only once in June, and once in July,

and twice in August. What do YOU

think the answer is? YOU can find a

hint in this text if YOU indentify the

CAPITAL clue. Happy Deductions! 

The Slideshow Below Is In BETA Format.

 Please Enjoy As We Update Often.

Click Right Arrows To Proceed.

The Singular History Of Our

To relax Sherlock wrote

a monograph on the

polyphonic motets

of Lassus ...

click below to hear

some of what inspired

him to do so!

 SHERLOCK 
GNOMES
  starring Johnny Depp as the daunting detective was
released in USA and UK theaters on March 23, 2018. The movie cast toys from Burger King
 (see photo on left)
aid young fans in their exploration of  the great UnGnome!!!

Official Souvenirs 

Commemorating The 

2009 Unveiling Of

Castor Oyl The Detective!

While Supplies Last

Other Styles Of Mugs Are Available At Store

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This Text Is

On Mug's Middle

Castor's Image

Is On Both Sides

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Front Of Chip                        Back Of Chip

ONLY

Plus Actual Postage

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Official T-Shrit Featuring Sherlock Popeye !!!

Youth & Adult Sizes Still Available ... Only $15 Each

Plus Actual Postage

POPEYE PICNIC #1

Official Souvenir Issue

Black & White Comic

Honoring

The Unveiling Of

The Sherlock Castor Oyl Statue

In 2009

$10

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Plus Actual Postage

© 2020 Baskerville Productions