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Forum: Non-Fiction Today, 03:45 AM
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I feared that might be the case, which is why I...

I feared that might be the case, which is why I haven't shelled out 25 for a book.

Another one I've been looking at is this one, but again the price puts me off.
Forum: General Suspect Discussion Yesterday, 10:07 AM
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Wasn't the Cleveland Street scandal,...

Wasn't the Cleveland Street scandal, "worse" than Jack as far as the social status of those involved? Or perhaps that's the rub, draw attention towards Cleveland Street and away from Jack?
Forum: General Suspect Discussion Yesterday, 10:04 AM
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Views: 87
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So the Ripper, had a beard?

George Robert Sims

Sims was born in 1847 and educated at Bonn University. He took up journalism in 1874 and enjoyed wide popularity as a novelist, playwright and poet. He is perhaps best remembered...
Forum: Non-Fiction Yesterday, 06:46 AM
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Posted By The Station Cat
Elizabeth Stride and Jack the Ripper: The Life and Death of the Reputed Third Victim.

Has anyone read this book?

Am curious to know, whether...

A- It's any good?

&

B- Why it's so expensive? Double the price of your average Ripper book!!??
Forum: Non-Fiction 12-08-2017, 02:09 AM
Replies: 11
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Posted By The Station Cat
Scholes's memoirs of his time in Whitechapel,...

Scholes's memoirs of his time in Whitechapel, from the World Pictorial News.....
Forum: General Police Discussion 12-07-2017, 03:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 325
Posted By The Station Cat
Scholes, memoirs of his time in Whietchapel, from...

Scholes, memoirs of his time in Whietchapel, from the Worlds Pictorial News...
Forum: General Police Discussion 12-07-2017, 02:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 325
Posted By The Station Cat
I had hoped to be able to ascertain from Police...

I had hoped to be able to ascertain from Police Orders, exactly when SCHOLES was stationed in H Division. Thus far, he has not been as relatively straight forward as other constables I've researched,...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 12-06-2017, 06:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 503
Posted By The Station Cat
The below newspaper article is were I'm getting...

The below newspaper article is were I'm getting it from. Seems a bit odd to make up a random street? Unless of course he's been misquoted? It does certainly appear that the Double Event and Kelly's...
Forum: General Police Discussion 12-06-2017, 06:43 AM
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Views: 325
Posted By The Station Cat
From same article, in case you have difficulty...

From same article, in case you have difficulty reading the above......
Forum: General Police Discussion 12-06-2017, 06:40 AM
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Posted By The Station Cat
24th October 1924 newspaper article upon his...

24th October 1924 newspaper article upon his retirement.............
Forum: General Police Discussion 12-06-2017, 04:45 AM
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Posted By The Station Cat
Alfred Ernest SCHOLES and the Whitechapel murders....

Alfred Scholes certainly had a long and interesting career in the police. I have attempted to compile an account of his earlier and involvement in the Ripper murders in particular, which I thought...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 12-04-2017, 12:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 503
Posted By The Station Cat
Scholes of the Yard by GS Burroughs page 12 -...

Scholes of the Yard by GS Burroughs page 12 - Saturday the 29th of September in the early hours of Sunday the 30th September 1888, PC Scholes was patroling his beat in Tabbard Street East, at the...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 12-04-2017, 11:04 AM
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Posted By The Station Cat
To be honest Josh, I'm not entirely sure? Was...

To be honest Josh, I'm not entirely sure?

Was Tabbard Gardens East on Mile End Road?
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 12-03-2017, 10:38 AM
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Posted By The Station Cat
Tabbard Street East?

Can anyone tell me whether Tabbard Street East once was? I assume it no longer exists as I can't find it on google maps. I believe it was on or near to Mile End Road?
Forum: General Police Discussion 12-01-2017, 06:37 AM
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Views: 151
Posted By The Station Cat
PC William BOSWELL H Division

I recently bought a 1902 Coronation medal to PC W Boswell H Division.

Although William didn't join the Metropolitan Police until 1900 and only served until 1907 (which included a period in Stoke...
Forum: Non-Fiction 11-27-2017, 06:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,551
Posted By The Station Cat
Is book any good? I've seen it on Amazon &...

Is book any good?

I've seen it on Amazon & Ebay and it seems really expensive!! I'm not entirely sure what the attraction is or am I missing something?
Forum: General Discussion 11-27-2017, 04:14 AM
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Posted By The Station Cat
1938 photograph of Ellen Place

1938 photograph of Ellen Place
Forum: General Discussion 11-27-2017, 03:20 AM
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Posted By The Station Cat
Paddy, many thanks indeed for these extra pieces...

Paddy, many thanks indeed for these extra pieces of the jigsaw, they are all greatly appreciated!!!
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2017, 10:14 AM
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Views: 756
Posted By The Station Cat
So although Louisa Theresa Ritzler doesn't appear...

So although Louisa Theresa Ritzler doesn't appear on the 1881 census, it does appear that she was born in 1877 in Mile End, although the 1911 census gives her year of birth as 1879, but born in...
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2017, 09:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 756
Posted By The Station Cat
Have done a bit more digging focusing on the...

Have done a bit more digging focusing on the 1870-1890 period and the only births for the Ritzler family for the whole of the UK occurred in or around Whitechapel, Mile End, St George in the east...
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2017, 08:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 756
Posted By The Station Cat
Many thanks Whitechapel, that's certainly given...

Many thanks Whitechapel, that's certainly given me something to mull over.

Just out of interest does Ancestry have birth certificates? I wonder if George was born in England? Would his birth...
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2017, 07:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 756
Posted By The Station Cat
Can anyone help me out? I'd been interested to...

Can anyone help me out?

I'd been interested to learn whether all the Ritzler's in fact lived at the same address and what that address was?



Also if it's not to much trouble what address Louise...
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2017, 05:41 AM
Replies: 14
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Posted By The Station Cat
Also curious as the 1901 Census was taken on the...

Also curious as the 1901 Census was taken on the night of Sunday 31st March and as they didn't get married until June 1902 so she would still have had her maiden name. She still uses it on the...
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2017, 05:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 756
Posted By The Station Cat
Good point Dave, overlooked the whole WW1...

Good point Dave, overlooked the whole WW1 unpleasantness......

Would be interested to know whether they lived in St George in the East during the time of the Ripper. Is there anyway of confirming...
Forum: General Discussion 11-26-2017, 05:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 756
Posted By The Station Cat
German immigrants to the east end.......

Is anyone an authority on German immigrants to the east end?

I'm trying to research a family called Ritzler. What is interesting about them is that they arrive en masse then disappear, allow me to...
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