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Forum: Witnesses Today, 12:48 PM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Hi Steve and Gary, Thanks for all the info and...

Hi Steve and Gary,

Thanks for all the info and research.

It does appear from witnesses to have been a tragic accident. Its just rather sad the lengths that some will go to to bolster their case...
Forum: Witnesses Today, 09:19 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Debating with Fish illustrates why eel wrestling...

Debating with Fish illustrates why eel wrestling would never take on as a sport:shakehead:

I think that the tactic now is to wriggle so much and insult so much and to constantly accuse others of...
Forum: Witnesses Today, 06:21 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
:2thumbsup:

:2thumbsup:
Forum: Witnesses Today, 06:20 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
All along you have been adamant in pointing out...

All along you have been adamant in pointing out that there’s no evidence that CL used the name Cross in everyday life. Now there is a possibility (and only a possibility) that it might be shown...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion Today, 05:11 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
I would be interested in opinions as to how...

I would be interested in opinions as to how confident a guilty CL might have been entitled to have felt that he hadn’t gotten any of Polly’s blood on him before he made the decision to wait for the...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion Yesterday, 07:25 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
This must be the only place in Britain we’re you...

This must be the only place in Britain we’re you could say “if only we knew someone who has an extensive knowledge of Pickford’s and also the horse slaughtering trade in London:scratchchin: “ and get...
Forum: Pub Talk Yesterday, 05:44 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 576
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Baker Street..........obviously:2thumbsup:

Baker Street..........obviously:2thumbsup:
Forum: Pub Talk Yesterday, 03:27 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 576
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
And for added realism you can pop into The White...

And for added realism you can pop into The White Hart and get completely wasted on gin (albeit very nice gin.):2thumbsup:
Forum: Rippercast 06-19-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 624
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
There must be loads of great stuff out there...

There must be loads of great stuff out there JM:2thumbsup:
Forum: Pub Talk 06-19-2018, 03:57 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 576
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
I always go for London Pride:2thumbsup:

I always go for London Pride:2thumbsup:
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 06-19-2018, 03:54 PM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
So not only do we agree on the Wallace case...

So not only do we agree on the Wallace case AS........:2thumbsup:
Forum: Rippercast 06-19-2018, 12:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 624
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
It was interesting to hear this. I have a friend...

It was interesting to hear this. I have a friend who was an original member of the Cloak And Dagger Club who has this talk on video. He's also got a lot of video camera footage of other events...
Forum: Other Mysteries 06-19-2018, 09:48 AM
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Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Good points AS, Friends, however casual, usual...

Good points AS,

Friends, however casual, usual have at least something in common to cause them to remain ‘friends.’ Can anyone really think why a genteel couple like Wallace’s, with interests like...
Forum: Pub Talk 06-19-2018, 01:56 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 576
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Barnaby, there’s also the City Of London Police...

Barnaby, there’s also the City Of London Police crime museum. Its only small but it’s well worth a look.:2thumbsup:
Forum: Pub Talk 06-19-2018, 01:55 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 576
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Or you can nip into the local supermarket and buy...

Or you can nip into the local supermarket and buy 6 litres of Psycho-Scrumpy-Lightening-Jack for about 40p :shakehead:
Forum: Pub Talk 06-19-2018, 01:52 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 576
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Hi Barnaby, I have a break in London every year...

Hi Barnaby,

I have a break in London every year and do quite a few guided walks. I recommend this company highly. £10 for a 2 hour plus walk. Or buy a card for an extra couple of quid and get all...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 06-19-2018, 01:44 AM
Replies: 1,586
Views: 80,098
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Maybe he just held Cross in high regard or...

Maybe he just held Cross in high regard or remembered him with fondness and wished to carry his name?

Maybe, as has been suggested before (possibly by Gary), he might have simply wanted to keep the...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 06-18-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 1,586
Views: 80,098
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Aren’t we just looking for mystery where none...

Aren’t we just looking for mystery where none exists? We are used to living in a world of bureaucracy. People in the 19th century weren’t. Especially the working classes who had far less dealings...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 06-18-2018, 03:28 AM
Replies: 1,586
Views: 80,098
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Why would he kill near to his mothers house or...

Why would he kill near to his mothers house or any other family dwelling.
What connection does any family dwelling have to the case.
Is it likely that a CL, contaminated with blood and in possession...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 06-18-2018, 03:19 AM
Replies: 1,586
Views: 80,098
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
I think that the quoted post should be preserved...

I think that the quoted post should be preserved for posterity because I would describe it as ‘Fish to a tee’. Only he could use misinterpretation to accuse another poster (me as Usual)...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 06-17-2018, 01:07 PM
Replies: 1,586
Views: 80,098
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Maybe it explains his hatred of women...

Maybe it explains his hatred of women :scratchchin:
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 06-17-2018, 11:06 AM
Replies: 1,586
Views: 80,098
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Or maybe he was at home tucked up in bed with Mrs...

Or maybe he was at home tucked up in bed with Mrs Lech when all this happened:scratchchin:
Forum: Pub Talk 06-17-2018, 07:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 344
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Thanks c.d. I’ll check him out:2thumbsup:

Thanks c.d. I’ll check him out:2thumbsup:
Forum: Pub Talk 06-17-2018, 04:28 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 344
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
‘Hampton Sides!’ Sounds like a character from a...

‘Hampton Sides!’

Sounds like a character from a Carry On film:lol:
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 06-17-2018, 04:24 AM
Replies: 1,586
Views: 80,098
Posted By Herlock Sholmes
Excellent point Caz:2thumbsup: I’ll be interested...

Excellent point Caz:2thumbsup: I’ll be interested to read the response.
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