The series continues under the name of "The Return of Sherlock Holmes" for the next two years. Otherwise, it's the same series as "The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes". The main differences are that the stories come from Doyle's second collection of short stories titled,"The Return of Sherlock Holmes". Edward Hardwicke replaces David Burke as Dr. John Watson.
|Name||Sherlock Holmes Season 3|
|Air Date||July 9th, 1986|
|Genres||Crime, Drama, Mystery|
|Production Company||Granada Television|
|Number of Episodes||7 Episodes|
|Plot Keywords||based on novel or book, detective, victorian england, private investigator, period drama, private detective|
Sherlock Holmes Season 3 Episode 1 : The Empty HouseJuly 9th, 1986
Three years on from Holmes's fatal fall into the Reichenbach Falls, Watson wrestles with a murder case under his own steam. But who is the enigmatic s...
Sherlock Holmes Season 3 Episode 2 : The Abbey GrangeJuly 16th, 1986
Holmes is called in to investigate a murder. Lady Brackenstall says she saw a gang of men kill her bullying husband, Sir Eustace, but on Holmes's arri...
Sherlock Holmes Season 3 Episode 3 : The Second StainJuly 23rd, 1986
Holmes is asked by the country's Prime Minister to aid in the recovery of a stolen diplomatic letter, which, if published, might lead England into war...
Sherlock Holmes Season 3 Episode 4 : The Musgrave RitualJuly 30th, 1986
An obscure family document containing an enigmatic ritual holds the key to a hidden treasure if Holmes can decipher the mystery....
Sherlock Holmes Season 3 Episode 5 : The Man with the Twisted LipAugust 6th, 1986
Neville St Clair works in the City of London and is a man of very regular and respectable habits. One day, his wife goes into town for lunch and is sh...
Sherlock Holmes Season 3 Episode 6 : The Priory SchoolAugust 13th, 1986
The Duke of Holdernesse needs Holmes's help when his son, Lord Arthur Saltire, is kidnapped from the Priory School. Holmes finds the connection betwee...
Sherlock Holmes Season 3 Episode 7 : The Six NapoleonsAugust 20th, 1986
Holmes is curious about a series of attacks on figures of the French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte around London. One such incident leads to a violent de...