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Forum: Witnesses Yesterday, 10:37 AM
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Posted By miss marple
There is nothing in the account of the accident...

There is nothing in the account of the accident to suggest it was 'deliberate' the driver Cross was driving slowly he called out but the poor child had already made contact with the wheel. It...
Forum: Witnesses Yesterday, 01:00 AM
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Posted By miss marple
It sounds like an accident, there were thousands...

It sounds like an accident, there were thousands of accidents involving cabs, horses and carts on London streets, many fatal,crossing the road was a risky business, no rear mirrors, horses could be...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 12:34 AM
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Posted By miss marple
The Royal Cambridge was at 139 Commercial St.[...

The Royal Cambridge was at 139 Commercial St.[ wrote rd by mistake] In the summer of 1888 audiences flocked to see Captain Thomas Baldwin, a dare devil American who made parachute ascents from a...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 06-20-2018, 11:58 AM
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Posted By miss marple
Yes I would love to go back in time to see some...

Yes I would love to go back in time to see some of the great music hall acts. The inhabitants of Spitalfields would go to the Royal Cambridge on the Commercial Rd, in 1888 it was run by E.V Page,...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 06-20-2018, 01:38 AM
Replies: 17
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Posted By miss marple
i don't see how Jack can be described as a...

i don't see how Jack can be described as a disorganised 'slasher' his cut were not random but very specific, attacking certain parts of the female body and seeming to 'display his victims. He...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 06-20-2018, 01:19 AM
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Posted By miss marple
On 10th March 1888 my great grandmother was...

On 10th March 1888 my great grandmother was appearing at the South London Palace with the Horne Brothers in their celebrated boxing act. She was 17, a young Marie Lloyd age 16 was on the same bill,...
Forum: Witnesses 06-09-2018, 09:43 AM
Replies: 75
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Posted By miss marple
Indeed, Wickerman. The five years that Lewis said...

Indeed, Wickerman. The five years that Lewis said he had known her makes no sense at all, as she was not in the East End in 83.

miss marple
Forum: Witnesses 06-09-2018, 02:30 AM
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Posted By miss marple
'Short, stout and dark.' 5ft 3. He is not...

'Short, stout and dark.' 5ft 3. He is not describing MK nor is Mrs Maxwell. We know there was another Mary Kelly prostitute, the one who lived in Castle Alley and was admitted to the Whitechapel...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 05-31-2018, 12:55 AM
Replies: 18
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Posted By miss marple
Drummond St, I have sold many different things...

Drummond St,

I have sold many different things over the years, at the moment I am in to victorian photos and euphemera. London antique markets are being destroyed by big business. Camden passage is...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 05-22-2018, 07:12 AM
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Posted By miss marple
Yes Miss Marple

Yes

Miss Marple
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 05-22-2018, 12:25 AM
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Posted By miss marple
Drummond st After the move of the market to nine...

Drummond st

After the move of the market to nine elms, the Greater London Council wanted to demolish Covent Garden, the whole area was listed by Geoffrey Howe, which started the regeneration in the...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 05-21-2018, 10:14 AM
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Posted By miss marple
I remember when Covent Garden was a fruit and veg...

I remember when Covent Garden was a fruit and veg market, it was very vibrant, it has always been an exciting part of London and next to the Royal opera House and Theatre Royal Drury Lane. Look at...
Forum: Witnesses 05-10-2018, 11:21 PM
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Posted By miss marple
What Charles father did was irrelevant, he had...

What Charles father did was irrelevant, he had died when Charles was a child. Charles lived in the East End, his children were born in the East End, that made him an Eastender. He had working class...
Forum: Witnesses 05-10-2018, 12:01 PM
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Posted By miss marple
I will just repeat this. Tower Hamlets Cemetery ...

I will just repeat this. Tower Hamlets Cemetery known as Bow Cemetery in Victorian times has more common graves than private graves. it was the cemetery for Eastenders. Common graves can contain up...
Forum: Letters and Communications 05-02-2018, 10:10 AM
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Posted By miss marple
Why? Thousands of letters and cards were sent to...

Why? Thousands of letters and cards were sent to the police. Perhaps Prince Eddy sent it or Dr Barnardo or Lewis Carroll or any other stupid suspect.

miss marple
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 05-02-2018, 09:25 AM
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Posted By miss marple
Suspect Zero Catherine Mitchell was married to a...

Suspect Zero
Catherine Mitchell was married to a Thomas not a John. In the 1871 census she is living in Boundary Place with husband Thomas age 41, a stone mason's labourer, she is 40 and their...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 05-01-2018, 12:58 AM
Replies: 22
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Posted By miss marple
That will be Castletown Limerick. miss marple

That will be Castletown Limerick.

miss marple
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 04-26-2018, 09:06 AM
Replies: 18
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Posted By miss marple


Are you a Londoner, Station Cat? of course there was crime all over London, as in all big cities, but North London was and is a lot nicer to live in than the East End, even now when they have tarted...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 04-24-2018, 11:47 PM
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Posted By miss marple
And the Cholera epidemics that decimated the...

And the Cholera epidemics that decimated the London population in the early 19th century. The last one was 1854. They thought cholera was caused by a 'miasma' bad air, Dr John Snow in Soho...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 04-24-2018, 12:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,701
Posted By miss marple
So far can't find the Allensbys in 91 census. In...

So far can't find the Allensbys in 91 census. In 81, they were living in norfolk st, bethnal green. father benjamin 40 a carman, wife susannah 39 a laundress daughters sarah age 14 a boot finisher...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 04-24-2018, 11:51 AM
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Posted By miss marple
Red face Station Cat In the 1891 census james galley...

Station Cat
In the 1891 census james galley butcher age 31 born essex is living with wife sarah age 24 and less than year old daughter maud at derbyshire st, bethnal green.

sorry my caps are...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 04-24-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,674
Posted By miss marple
It's the East End including Bethnal Green that...

It's the East End including Bethnal Green that was was regarded as the worst part of London in terms of poverty and desperation.Old Nichol was notorious. Seven Dials in Covent Garden was pretty bad...
Forum: Pub Talk 03-31-2018, 03:16 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,970
Posted By miss marple
Prostitution was mainly run by women before the...

Prostitution was mainly run by women before the 20th century. Many women started off in brothels and the smart one ended up running them. There were not many jobs where women could be independent,...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 03-28-2018, 11:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,487
Posted By miss marple
Oh dear,another case of pareidolia. miss marple

Oh dear,another case of pareidolia.

miss marple
Forum: Other Mysteries 03-08-2018, 02:20 AM
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Posted By miss marple
No way should Thompson have been hanged, She was...

No way should Thompson have been hanged, She was punished for committing adultery, she did not murder her husband, the judge made a moral judgement on her,also she was possibly pregnant, she was...
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