When the body of a dockworker turned bar owner is found floating in the East River, Castle and Beckett's investigation takes them into the forgotten tunnels and passageways of turn-of-the-century New York, where they uncover a secret that's been buried since the days of Prohibition. The story celebrates New York bar culture, setting Castle on a quest to preserve history by buying a bar of his very own. Written by
Did You Know?
The short tune the piano player plays when greeting Castle is the opening notes to Castle's leitmotif in the show. See more
The bottle of 1875 St. Miriam shown in the auctioneer's archive photo has a label which reads "Scotch Whiskey". "Scotch" whisky is spelled "Whisky". The "e" only appears in non-Scottish Whiskeys. See more
Written by 'Robert Duncan (VII)' (qv) See more