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Forum: Doctors and Coroners Today, 06:54 AM
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Posted By Jon Guy
Hi JR In case you haven`t read it, I recommend...

Hi JR

In case you haven`t read it, I recommend Tom Wescott`s dissertation, "Old Wounds -Re-examining the Bucks Row Murder".
I don`t think it will help with the navel thing but it`s worth a gander.

...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners Today, 05:04 AM
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Posted By Jon Guy
Hi JR I believe both Nichols and McKenzie had a...

Hi JR

I believe both Nichols and McKenzie had a similarly long gash as Eddowes, although not quite as central to the body as in Eddowes case
Forum: General Discussion 12-07-2017, 07:27 AM
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Posted By Jon Guy
.. and both performed in different conditions

.. and both performed in different conditions
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 12-04-2017, 08:07 AM
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Posted By Jon Guy
Hi Robert The man who allegedly attacked Annie...

Hi Robert

The man who allegedly attacked Annie Farmer had a visible boil, and John Pizer also recently had a boil of some kind.
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 12-01-2017, 05:13 AM
Replies: 268
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Posted By Jon Guy
Has anyone been through the Whitechapel or...

Has anyone been through the Whitechapel or neighbouring Infirmary records 1888 for men in their 30s with a skin complaint?
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 12-01-2017, 02:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 441
Posted By Jon Guy
Hi JR This one`s complicated !! Do you have...

Hi JR

This one`s complicated !!
Do you have Philip Sugden`s book ? He covers this comprehensively.

If I remember correctly, this is a bit of a mix up and is a description of the man Mrs Richardson...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-30-2017, 09:33 AM
Replies: 268
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Posted By Jon Guy
Yes, he was a major suspect for Chapman. I...

Yes, he was a major suspect for Chapman.
I agree, I doubt he was left unattended.
Maybe handcuffed to his bed at night (which ties in with that sighting of a man dragging a bed frame down Wentworth...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-30-2017, 09:28 AM
Replies: 268
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Posted By Jon Guy
Yes, that`s what he said to the police. Yes,...

Yes, that`s what he said to the police.




Yes, our Lynn Cates did some sterling research into him.
If you have a look at Lynn`s Isenschmidt threads, there are many photos of him (Jacob, not Lynne)...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-30-2017, 09:16 AM
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Posted By Jon Guy
Yes, I thought about that too He was in the...

Yes, I thought about that too
He was in the Whitechapel infirmary under police supervision. Now, whether that means the copper was sitting in a chair by his bed the whole time he was in there, I...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-30-2017, 08:51 AM
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Posted By Jon Guy
Yes, this is a problem, but it has been noted...

Yes, this is a problem, but it has been noted that Eddowes could have been by a different hand, and Piggott was out and about again when Kelly was killed.
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-30-2017, 08:48 AM
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Posted By Jon Guy
Thanks Christer, I was doubtful because I hadn`t...

Thanks Christer, I was doubtful because I hadn`t read that before. I wrote an article on him ages ago and I`m sure I had a full description of him from a good source but maybe his height was not...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-30-2017, 08:44 AM
Replies: 268
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Posted By Jon Guy
I don`t think Piggott was the Ripper, but in my...

I don`t think Piggott was the Ripper, but in my opinion, the best known suspect.

Why?
Mrs Long description
He assaulted a woman on Sat morning somewhere off Brick Lane, and the blood stains on his...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-30-2017, 08:17 AM
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Posted By Jon Guy
Yes, the artist sketched Piggott when he thought...

Yes, the artist sketched Piggott when he thought he was drawing Pizer.
Both were take into custody on the Monday morning. Piggott was taken to Commercial Street and then onto Leman Street for the...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-30-2017, 08:01 AM
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Posted By Jon Guy
Many thanks, Robert. I believe the attached is a...

Many thanks, Robert.
I believe the attached is a sketch of Piggott.
Can`t believe he was barely 5ft high, though, he was a Hobbit
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-30-2017, 07:55 AM
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Posted By Jon Guy
In my opinion, he`s the best known suspect for...

In my opinion, he`s the best known suspect for Chapman.
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-30-2017, 07:35 AM
Replies: 268
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Posted By Jon Guy
Hi Abby Mrs Chappell thought he might have being...

Hi Abby

Mrs Chappell thought he might have being Fiddymont`s man, but wasn`t sure.
He was under supervision in the infirmary on the night of the double event.

Although, I agree that he doesn`t...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-30-2017, 07:12 AM
Replies: 268
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Posted By Jon Guy
I need to find a more reliable description for...

I need to find a more reliable description for Piggott (so I can compare it to the descriptions of the Clean House Man)
I`m pretty sure Piggott was taller than 5ft.

Descriptions aside, Piggott...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-30-2017, 03:27 AM
Replies: 268
Views: 11,990
Posted By Jon Guy
Hi JR Ripped shirt and blood on his hands. When...

Hi JR

Ripped shirt and blood on his hands.
When found by police, Piggott had a ripped shirt and had been bitten on his hand.
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-29-2017, 03:24 AM
Replies: 268
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Posted By Jon Guy
Sgt Steven White

Sgt Steven White
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 11-23-2017, 06:50 AM
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Posted By Jon Guy
Thanks anyway, JR, appreciated.

Thanks anyway, JR, appreciated.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 11-23-2017, 05:33 AM
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Posted By Jon Guy
It was James Kent who went back to the workshop...

It was James Kent who went back to the workshop at Bailey`s (n. 23) to fetch some canvas with which to cover Chapmans`s body.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 11-23-2017, 04:54 AM
Replies: 2,243
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Posted By Jon Guy
Yes, Insp Chandler covered Annie Chapman`s body...

Yes, Insp Chandler covered Annie Chapman`s body with some sacking until the doctor arrived.

I can`t remember if he found this in the yard of no. 29 or from Bayley`s yard, a couple of doors away.
Forum: Witnesses 11-23-2017, 03:22 AM
Replies: 106
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Posted By Jon Guy
Thanks Gareth and Christer

Thanks Gareth and Christer
Forum: Witnesses 11-23-2017, 02:45 AM
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Posted By Jon Guy
Hi Abby Harry may have a point about her clothes...

Hi Abby

Harry may have a point about her clothes being in disarray due to the nature of the attack, as Tabram`s skirt is not described by witnesses as raised or lifted (please correct me if I`m...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 11-22-2017, 06:47 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,532
Posted By Jon Guy
Not so, Michael. See Eddowes

Not so, Michael.
See Eddowes
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