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Forum: Goulston Street Graffito 02-17-2018, 07:59 PM
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Posted By jerryd
Hi Martin, Another chalk writing was found in...

Hi Martin,

Another chalk writing was found in Deptford not too far from this location also in October of 1888.

Echo
London, U.K.
29 October 1888

It is stated that the words, "I shall do another...
Forum: Letters and Communications 02-13-2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 137
Views: 9,785
Posted By jerryd
That and heading up the Skeleton Army in...

That and heading up the Skeleton Army in Whitechapel.
Forum: Letters and Communications 02-13-2018, 12:26 PM
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Posted By jerryd
Abby, Yes, the Three Nuns incident during the...

Abby,

Yes, the Three Nuns incident during the double event.
Forum: Letters and Communications 02-13-2018, 01:41 AM
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Posted By jerryd
There was another letter very similar to Dear...

There was another letter very similar to Dear Boss, Saucy Jack and especially Moab and Midian that was written in october of 1889. Interestingly it was addressed to Albert Bachert, again, and denied...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 02-12-2018, 09:42 PM
Replies: 94
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Posted By jerryd
Hi Phil, Thanks for the additions. PC Harvey by...

Hi Phil,

Thanks for the additions.

PC Harvey by his own admission would have been very close to Mitre Square at the time the whistle was blown by Morris. He had checked the passage about 1:40 and...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 02-12-2018, 07:06 PM
Replies: 94
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Posted By jerryd
C.F. L I'm not sure Morris would be able to hear...

C.F. L

I'm not sure Morris would be able to hear the 3 witnesses from where he was. He did open the door to the warehouse a few minutes before Watkins arrived again in the square, though. Around...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 02-09-2018, 04:14 PM
Replies: 25
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Posted By jerryd
Not sure SC, but they were looking for Eddowes...

Not sure SC, but they were looking for Eddowes ex-husband, Thomas Conway, after her death. He was living in York Street, Walworth which is a few blocks south of where Tabard Street merges with Kent...
Forum: Non-Fiction 02-03-2018, 11:11 PM
Replies: 101
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Posted By jerryd
Thanks Pcdunn, In my opinion the absolute best...

Thanks Pcdunn,

In my opinion the absolute best information on Jack Saul and the Cleveland Street Scandal is the book authored by Glenn Chandler, The Sins of Jack Saul. His in depth research on the...
Forum: Non-Fiction 02-03-2018, 10:06 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 32,816
Posted By jerryd
Here is my take on 'My Secret Life' after some...

Here is my take on 'My Secret Life' after some research I did into William Simpson Potter and Paul Harry Ferdinando aka Charles Carrington. It appears that Carrington was thought to be the courier of...
Forum: Pub Talk 02-01-2018, 06:19 PM
Replies: 86
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Posted By jerryd
We also have the painter, John Singer Sargent,...

We also have the painter, John Singer Sargent, who beginning in 1886 occupied the former studio of Whistler on Tite Street becoming neighbors with the likes of Oscar Wilde, Melville MacNaghten, Marie...
Forum: Pub Talk 01-25-2018, 05:06 PM
Replies: 169
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Posted By jerryd
Did you hear about the insomniac, agnostic,...

Did you hear about the insomniac, agnostic, dyslexic?

He laid awake all night wondering if there really is a dog?
Forum: General Discussion 01-25-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 6
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Posted By jerryd
Barrister, I don't have a sub to this otherwise...

Barrister,

I don't have a sub to this otherwise I would tell you, but you can get a free trial and look at the page.

https://www.newspapers.com/newspage/32991903/
Forum: General Police Discussion 01-19-2018, 09:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,046
Posted By jerryd
And...

And this:

https://www.oldbaileyonline.org/browse.jsp?id=t18850420-532&div=t18850420-532&terms=32_great_prescott_street#highlight
Forum: General Police Discussion 01-19-2018, 08:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,046
Posted By jerryd
Hi SC, This will be of some help I...

Hi SC,

This will be of some help I think.

http://www.jtrforums.com/showthread.php?t=26706&highlight=mitre+square
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-17-2018, 04:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 868
Posted By jerryd
Apparently of all the instruments he collected,...

Apparently of all the instruments he collected, he couldn't play any of them.
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-17-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 868
Posted By jerryd
He was in jail during the Mary Kelly murder so if...

He was in jail during the Mary Kelly murder so if one believes her to be a victim, then it rules him out. The jail report is courtesy of Wickerman. :hiya:
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-15-2018, 05:13 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 21,104
Posted By jerryd
Where in this.... Morning Advertiser (London) 12...

Where in this....

Morning Advertiser (London)
12 November 1888

While the police have been working zealously in the hope of making some discovery of value, the public themselves appear to have been...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-15-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 21,104
Posted By jerryd
Morning Advertiser (London) 12 November...

Morning Advertiser (London)
12 November 1888

Compton does not bear any personal resemblance to the published descriptions of the man who is supposed to be the murderer. The police telegraphed to the...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-15-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 21,104
Posted By jerryd
Hi Suspect Zero, Do you have a report that...

Hi Suspect Zero,

Do you have a report that states the suspect arrested twice by the name of George Compton is the same man as the PC by that name?
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 01-07-2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,302
Posted By jerryd
Suspect Zero, Hutch saw the man and woman close...

Suspect Zero,

Hutch saw the man and woman close up at the Queen's Head prior to his watching them go up the court in Dorset Street. He had allegedly observed them for a period of time in Commercial...
Forum: Other Mysteries 01-03-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,362
Posted By jerryd
Didn't someone start a thread about the raptor...

Didn't someone start a thread about the raptor finally coming in 2018? :lol:
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 12-31-2017, 11:22 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 17,598
Posted By jerryd
Dave, Here is a modern map. Houndsditch extended...

Dave,

Here is a modern map. Houndsditch extended to Algate High Street back then.

Orange= Church
Green= approximate location of the Bull Inn
Blue= Mitre Square
Black= extended Hounsditch to Aldgate...
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 12-31-2017, 10:08 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 17,598
Posted By jerryd
Devonshire might have worked from the police...

Devonshire might have worked from the police station but New Street was a dead end. So are you saying she may have traveled down Devonshire to Gravel Lane and then to Houndsditch? Then where when...
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 12-31-2017, 09:54 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 17,598
Posted By jerryd
Hi Dave, Blue rectangle is Bull Inn and yard;...

Hi Dave,

Blue rectangle is Bull Inn and yard; red arrow is direction of Mitre Square.

https://i.imgur.com/j6f3TRx.png
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 12-31-2017, 08:37 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 17,598
Posted By jerryd
Hi Steve, Yes, she could have cut through to...

Hi Steve,

Yes, she could have cut through to Houndsditch from the route you suggest. I agree. There is also a fourth route on my map using the black line and continuing down King Street (past Sams...
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