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Forum: Witnesses Yesterday, 07:34 PM
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Posted By Simon Wood
Hi Jon, Church bells? Yes, indeed. We all know...

Hi Jon,

Church bells?

Yes, indeed. We all know how accurate they proved to be with Mrs. Long.

Regards,

Simon
Forum: Witnesses Yesterday, 12:52 PM
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Posted By Simon Wood
Without access to a timepiece, how would the...

Without access to a timepiece, how would the various interested parties in and around Bucks Row have known that the nearest five minutes was 3.45 am?
Forum: Hutchinson, George Yesterday, 12:28 PM
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Posted By Simon Wood
"I am of the opinion his statement is...

"I am of the opinion his statement is true."

For all you know, Abberline could have been gullible.
Forum: Annie Chapman 09-11-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 59,435
Posted By Simon Wood
Hi Herlock, Sorry to bat on about my book, but...

Hi Herlock,

Sorry to bat on about my book, but in the previously referenced pages I do discuss the matter of timing and the wacky input of Wynne Baxter.

Regards,

Simon
Forum: Annie Chapman 09-11-2018, 01:10 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 59,435
Posted By Simon Wood
If Mrs. Long/Durrell was correct in her assertion...

If Mrs. Long/Durrell was correct in her assertion that Chapman was alive at 5.30 am, then what Cadosch heard in his back yard ten, and then five, minutes earlier could not have had anything to do...
Forum: Annie Chapman 09-11-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 334
Views: 59,435
Posted By Simon Wood
Hi Steve, Kindles are a mystery unto...

Hi Steve,

Kindles are a mystery unto themselves.

I can only recommend a search on Cadosch or Mrs Long/Durrell.

Regards,

Simon
Forum: Annie Chapman 09-11-2018, 11:03 AM
Replies: 334
Views: 59,435
Posted By Simon Wood
Shameless plug. May I commend for your...

Shameless plug.

May I commend for your elucidation pages 375 to 379 of the revised edition of "Deconstructing Jack: The Secret History of the Whitechapel Murders"?

Thank you.
Forum: General Police Discussion 09-09-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,057
Posted By Simon Wood
I think you're right, Monty. 18804 And here's...

I think you're right, Monty.

18804

And here's the officers.

18805

Simon
Forum: General Police Discussion 09-09-2018, 12:21 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,057
Posted By Simon Wood
'A' Division, 22 King Street, March...

'A' Division, 22 King Street, March 1889.

18803

Simon
Forum: Annie Chapman 09-05-2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,063
Posted By Simon Wood
Quite possibly, Jerry. But I'm still wondering...

Quite possibly, Jerry.

But I'm still wondering about her missing uterus.
Forum: Annie Chapman 09-05-2018, 05:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,063
Posted By Simon Wood
The Lancet, 29th September 1888— “. . . whilst...

The Lancet, 29th September 1888—

“. . . whilst from the pelvis the uterus and its appendages with the upper portion of the vagina and the posterior two thirds of the bladder had been entirely...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-03-2018, 10:19 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 46,976
Posted By Simon Wood
Hi Fishy, I promise that once you prove me wrong...

Hi Fishy,

I promise that once you prove me wrong I will feel disappointed.

Regards,

Simon
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-03-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 46,976
Posted By Simon Wood
Hi Fishy, Lean out and stoop down? John...

Hi Fishy,

Lean out and stoop down?

John Richardson was the Amazing Bending Man?

The roof having a plank missing is a corker. :lol:

Regards,
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-03-2018, 09:23 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 46,976
Posted By Simon Wood
Hi Fishy, Just an observation. "His mother...

Hi Fishy,

Just an observation.

"His mother verified that Richardson could see the lock from the top of the stairs, Simon. And just like you point out, Richardson said so himself too."

Standing at...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-02-2018, 11:13 PM
Replies: 923
Views: 46,976
Posted By Simon Wood
I'm surprised you have not considered this...

I'm surprised you have not considered this conundrum.

Richardson was a dab hand at seeing things and not seeing things.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-02-2018, 11:02 PM
Replies: 923
Views: 46,976
Posted By Simon Wood
Fascinating, Fishy, Would you care to enlighten...

Fascinating, Fishy,

Would you care to enlighten us on how he achieved this from the top of the stairs?

Regards,

Simon
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-02-2018, 10:05 PM
Replies: 923
Views: 46,976
Posted By Simon Wood
Hi Jerry, Thanks for the link. What a wonderful...

Hi Jerry,

Thanks for the link. What a wonderful computer realisation of 29 Hanbury Street. God, what a dump.

Whilst watching it, one thing struck me.

According to this video and other photographs,...
Forum: Maybrick, James 09-02-2018, 09:40 AM
Replies: 4,950
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Posted By Simon Wood
Hamilton Academicals for the Premier League. If...

Hamilton Academicals for the Premier League.

If the Diary is genuine, what are we to do with the Macnaghten memorandum, Sir Robert Anderson's utterances and the Swanson marginalia?
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-01-2018, 08:35 PM
Replies: 923
Views: 46,976
Posted By Simon Wood
Either Richardson lied, or Dr. Phillips was...

Either Richardson lied, or Dr. Phillips was mistaken.

I know who my money's on.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-01-2018, 03:26 PM
Replies: 923
Views: 46,976
Posted By Simon Wood
Hi Sam, Your Post #374— If the door wasn't...

Hi Sam,

Your Post #374—

If the door wasn't self-closing, what force was making it constantly bump against [Richardson's] left elbow, as "shown in Fish's diagrams"?

Regards,

Simon
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-01-2018, 01:55 PM
Replies: 923
Views: 46,976
Posted By Simon Wood
Hi Sam, The door would have had to self-close in...

Hi Sam,

The door would have had to self-close in order to lock itself.

I appear to be sensing a little goalpost-creep.

Regards,

Simon
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-01-2018, 01:05 PM
Replies: 923
Views: 46,976
Posted By Simon Wood
Richardson was sitting on the steps— ". . ....

Richardson was sitting on the steps—

". . . the yard door was shut. I opened it and sat on the doorstep, and cut a piece of leather off my boot with an old table-knife, about five inches long . . ....
Forum: Sickert, Walter 09-01-2018, 08:04 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,375
Posted By Simon Wood
Hi Barney, Thanks for the link. Please wake me...

Hi Barney,

Thanks for the link.

Please wake me up when it's over.

Regards,

Simon
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 08-29-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 46,976
Posted By Simon Wood
Let's agree to disagree.

Let's agree to disagree.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 08-29-2018, 10:13 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 46,976
Posted By Simon Wood
The back door of 29 Hanbury Street opened...

The back door of 29 Hanbury Street opened outwards, right to left. Two stone steps led down from the passageway to the yard.

When open, the bottom of the door—level with the passageway at the top of...
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