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Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Today, 06:50 AM
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Hi Gareth, The bruises to the back or the arms...

Hi Gareth,

The bruises to the back or the arms and hands, the rope mark around the waist (may have been caused by clothing but I need to look further into that) the small cut just above the left...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness Yesterday, 09:02 PM
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Hi Harry, The chief object of the coroners's...

Hi Harry,

The chief object of the coroners's jury was to determine if or not the death was due to a criminal act. In the case of the Pinchin torso, for example, the jury would have been presented...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-16-2018, 06:39 AM
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Posted By jerryd
Hi Joshua, Not sure, yet. I'll have to think...

Hi Joshua,

Not sure, yet. I'll have to think about that one, Joshua.

Are you implying it was part of the procedure in cutting up a body?
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-15-2018, 07:13 PM
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Posted By jerryd
In post #3131 I said The more time consuming way,...

In post #3131 I said The more time consuming way, too.. Meant to say less time consuming
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-15-2018, 06:54 PM
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Posted By jerryd
In contrast to my last post. 1836 James...

In contrast to my last post.

1836 James Greenacre dismemberment of Hannah Brown.

"It proved to be the body of a female, apparently about fifty years of age. The head had been severed from the trunk...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-15-2018, 06:15 PM
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Hi Gareth, Here is some actual wording from Dr....

Hi Gareth,

Here is some actual wording from Dr. Hebbert.

Rainham Torso-

"The heads of the humeri had been cleanly disarticulated. "

"The disarticulations were neatly and cleanly done, in each...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-15-2018, 01:01 PM
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Posted By jerryd
There's more to the story though, Gareth. Have...

There's more to the story though, Gareth.

Have you read the story of "Guzzling Jim" or the businessman that was being watched who was out at all hours of the night? These two men (unknown names)...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-15-2018, 12:08 PM
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Posted By jerryd
The report in the Echo on September 14th was...

The report in the Echo on September 14th was implicating it was a former suspect. IIRC, a former suspect in the ripper murders.

http://www.jtrforums.com/showthread.php?t=25806&highlight=echo
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-15-2018, 11:15 AM
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Posted By jerryd
It refers to Jack the Ripper, Gareth. I will post...

It refers to Jack the Ripper, Gareth. I will post the whole article. Read the section "Not Lose Sight of the Man" Sorry the post is large. :(

http://i.imgur.com/c67JrBV.png
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-15-2018, 11:08 AM
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Posted By jerryd
And the detectives. no? They place more...

And the detectives. no? They place more reliance...... that the criminals responsible...

"They" referring to the detectives.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-15-2018, 11:06 AM
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Posted By jerryd
If you recall the John Arnold story, it really...

If you recall the John Arnold story, it really was a botched up mess. Even so much as to lead someone to write, John Cleary is a fool on the deadwalls near the Pinchin Street arches.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-15-2018, 11:04 AM
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Posted By jerryd
To me it is suggesting the Whitechapel monster...

To me it is suggesting the Whitechapel monster had a couple of men depositing his dirty work for him.

It wasn't the work of him alone. He had help.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-15-2018, 10:55 AM
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Posted By jerryd
Yes. My point in posting this was to illustrate...

Yes.

My point in posting this was to illustrate it was more than just the doctors that felt the two torsos were connected. Remember too, there were letters being sent referring to the "Dodger" (a...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-15-2018, 10:46 AM
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Posted By jerryd
I'll repost this clip I found a couple of years...

I'll repost this clip I found a couple of years ago. Any thoughts?

The Echo September 16, 1889

https://i.imgur.com/S88ykhb.png
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 04-15-2018, 10:10 AM
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Posted By jerryd
Minutes of the Board

This archive does not have the records for 1888 for some reason. The newspaper reports carried some of the proceedings for 1888, however. The Whitechapel District seemed to meet on Mondays. I will...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-15-2018, 09:59 AM
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Posted By jerryd
Hi Abby, My thoughts, exactly. Going off...

Hi Abby,

My thoughts, exactly. Going off Hebberts report it sounds like the head came off later than the legs.

"The cut surfaces at the hips were black and dry, but the surface at the neck moist...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 04-14-2018, 06:50 PM
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Posted By jerryd
Hi Kattrup. I believe you are correct in saying...

Hi Kattrup.

I believe you are correct in saying what you did as far as the "final step" of removal of the head. However, prior to taking the heads completely off, the necks were noted by Dr. Hebbert...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 04-13-2018, 05:21 PM
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Posted By jerryd
Thanks RSD, That's interesting stuff! Thanks for...

Thanks RSD,

That's interesting stuff! Thanks for posting it.
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 04-11-2018, 08:48 PM
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Posted By jerryd
School Board purchase, rescinded. So, the BoW...

School Board purchase, rescinded. So, the BoW owned the artisan dwellings and other property on Goulston Street? I wonder if the government owned properties in Mitre Square were actually BOW...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 04-11-2018, 08:20 PM
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Posted By jerryd
Thanks, Debs, Abby and Gareth!

Thanks, Debs, Abby and Gareth!
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 04-11-2018, 08:19 PM
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Posted By jerryd
The Metropolitan BoW held a lot of weight and...

The Metropolitan BoW held a lot of weight and were quite the bullies from reports I have read. Shortly before they were to relinquish power to the LCC they pushed through certain construction...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 04-11-2018, 08:07 PM
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Posted By jerryd
Hi Joshua and thanks! Actually, the Whitechapel...

Hi Joshua and thanks!

Actually, the Whitechapel Board of Works was still in existence and operating under the same name even after the formation of the London County Council on March 21st, 1889 (the...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 04-10-2018, 06:37 PM
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Posted By jerryd
Bachert

Here is a letter to the press from Albert Bachert regarding the Board of Works.

Evening News
London, U.K.
6 September 1888

THE EDITOR'S DRAWER.
THE WHITECHAPEL MURDER.
TO THE EDITOR OF "THE...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 04-10-2018, 06:30 PM
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Posted By jerryd
I am currently compiling meeting reports of the...

I am currently compiling meeting reports of the Whitechapel District Board of Works to see if there may be any connections at all. Below is an example of one report with some of the members names....
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 04-10-2018, 05:54 PM
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Posted By jerryd
I also located the St. Giles Board of Works. They...

I also located the St. Giles Board of Works. They were the street cleaners for Tottenham Court Road. William Meagher worked for St. Giles Vestry, BoW. Some of the parts of the TCR torso were...
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