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Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 05:00 AM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
Does Baxter actually establish this, or does his...

Does Baxter actually establish this, or does his use of "Dr. Llewellyn seems to incline to the opinion that..." show this is just Baxter's opinion of Llewellyn's opinion?



Swanson's Sept 19th...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles Yesterday, 03:36 AM
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
Daily News 3 Sept; "At first the small...

Daily News 3 Sept;
"At first the small quantity of blood found on the spot suggested that the woman was murdered in a neighbouring house. Dr. Llewellyn, however, is understood to have satisfied...
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 11-11-2018, 10:28 AM
Replies: 852
Views: 100,544
Posted By Joshua Rogan
Daily News 14th Sept "Mary Elizabeth...

Daily News 14th Sept

"Mary Elizabeth Simonds said - I am a nurse at the Whitechapel Union Infirmary. On Sept. 8 I was requested to attend the mortuary with the senior nurse, whose name I think is...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-06-2018, 07:24 AM
Replies: 523
Views: 134,078
Posted By Joshua Rogan
Are you sure he was Jewish? According to his wife...

Are you sure he was Jewish? According to his wife he would "sometimes sit and
read the Bible for 24 hours straight off".

Not to mention being described as the Mad Pork Butcher doesn't sound very...
Forum: General Discussion 10-28-2018, 07:14 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 10,120
Posted By Joshua Rogan
I'm not sure any of the details were necessarily...

I'm not sure any of the details were necessarily anachronistic, Gary. The sugar refinery was still there a good few years after it shut down (both the Goad 1890 and OS 1893-5 maps show it still...
Forum: Mary Ann Nichols 10-25-2018, 06:39 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 11,301
Posted By Joshua Rogan
Yes, it was a press report that mentions the shop...

Yes, it was a press report that mentions the shop in passing. The Pall Mall Gazette 11th Sept 89. It may even have been me that brought it up before, but if it was, I didn't remember whether it was...
Forum: Mary Ann Nichols 10-25-2018, 05:46 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 11,301
Posted By Joshua Rogan
Incidentally, there was a cat's meat shop on the...

Incidentally, there was a cat's meat shop on the corner of Backchurch Lane and Cable Street, not 50 yards from where the Pinchin St torso was found. Does anyone know if this had any connection to...
Forum: Mary Ann Nichols 10-25-2018, 05:43 AM
Replies: 313
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
Would horseflesh be carted to knackers yards? I...

Would horseflesh be carted to knackers yards? I seem to recall you saying previously that the horses had to be killed at a yard, what would be the point of then sending the carcass to another yard...
Forum: Non-Fiction 10-22-2018, 04:48 AM
Replies: 392
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
The Telegraph report is an anomaly on this point,...

The Telegraph report is an anomaly on this point, being the only paper to say her brothers lived in London. All the others have Barnett saying they lived "at home", which was presumably in Wales.
Forum: General Discussion 10-22-2018, 02:58 AM
Replies: 3
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
Survey of London website

Anyone seen this site? It covers most of Whitechapel, you just select a building from the map and read about its history. Bloody brilliant!

https://surveyoflondon.org/map/
Forum: Mary Ann Nichols 10-21-2018, 02:43 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 11,301
Posted By Joshua Rogan
Didn't Simon's post say that the auction was to...

Didn't Simon's post say that the auction was to take place "on the premesis" in Buck's Row, rather than Winthrop Street?
As the Goad map showing the Winthrop St courtyard and coach house is from 1890...
Forum: Mary Ann Nichols 10-20-2018, 05:55 PM
Replies: 313
Views: 11,301
Posted By Joshua Rogan
I'm no builder, but that does sound like way too...

I'm no builder, but that does sound like way too much material to be cleared from a small yard. Is there anything to link the auction to Brown's stable yard, except for the mention of stables? Isn't...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 10-19-2018, 05:35 PM
Replies: 878
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Posted By Joshua Rogan
Wasn't the Victoria Home closed by 1am?

Wasn't the Victoria Home closed by 1am?
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 10-19-2018, 06:40 AM
Replies: 354
Views: 13,252
Posted By Joshua Rogan
Of course, if Green was working for Brown's in...

Of course, if Green was working for Brown's in their stable yard at the time of the murder, it shows it was still open.
But it's possible that it was just an assumption that he worked in the yard...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 10-19-2018, 05:40 AM
Replies: 354
Views: 13,252
Posted By Joshua Rogan
It seems unclear whether the Green's house had...

It seems unclear whether the Green's house had it's own yard. The 1899 Goad map shows a small yard behind it, and adjacent to the stable yard, but the 1893-5 OS map shows that small yard as part of...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 10-19-2018, 05:15 AM
Replies: 354
Views: 13,252
Posted By Joshua Rogan
Morning Advertiser 18 Sept, Emma Green's...

Morning Advertiser 18 Sept, Emma Green's evidence;

"The Coroner: Do you know that your son went out to wash the blood away. -- Witness: Yes; I thought it had better be done directly the body was...
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 10-17-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,447
Posted By Joshua Rogan
Yes, the Star 1st Oct account of the story has...

Yes, the Star 1st Oct account of the story has "Pipeman" rushing at Schwartz with a knife and "shouting out some sort of warning" to the man attacking Stride. Whereas in Swanson's report he has "the...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 10-13-2018, 11:01 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,927
Posted By Joshua Rogan
Times 1 Oct "In the afternoon a post-mortem...

Times 1 Oct

"In the afternoon a post-mortem examination of the body was made by Dr. Brown, assisted by Dr. Sequeira, Dr. Phillips, and Dr. M'Kellar (the chief surgeon of the Metropolitan Police)....
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 10-12-2018, 03:27 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 5,927
Posted By Joshua Rogan
Sedgewick Saunders was at Eddowes' autopsy, so...

Sedgewick Saunders was at Eddowes' autopsy, so isn't it likely the stomach and contents were examined by Brown in his presence, then passed directly to him at the time for later detailed analysis?
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 10-06-2018, 02:14 AM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,402
Posted By Joshua Rogan
From the Eddowes inquest, Kate's daughter Annie's...

From the Eddowes inquest, Kate's daughter Annie's evidence;

"Did your mother ever apply to you for money? - Yes.
[Coroner] When did you last see her? - Two years and one month ago.
[Coroner] Where...
Forum: Catherine Eddowes 10-05-2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 5,402
Posted By Joshua Rogan
Pc Smith from the Stride inquest (Times 6...

Pc Smith from the Stride inquest (Times 6 Oct);

When did it last rain before 1 o'clock? -To the best of my recollection, it rained very little after 11 o'clock.
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 10-05-2018, 02:59 PM
Replies: 301
Views: 12,584
Posted By Joshua Rogan
Yes, most probably where Kate was headed after...

Yes, most probably where Kate was headed after leaving the police station, if she wanted to earn a little money, and so likely where she met Jack.
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 10-05-2018, 01:08 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 7,250
Posted By Joshua Rogan
As others have said, the policemen recognised the...

As others have said, the policemen recognised the body, but it was John Kelly who put a name to her;

Daily News 4 Oct
"The most important fact brought out yesterday in connection with the...
Forum: Scene of the Crimes 10-05-2018, 07:02 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 7,250
Posted By Joshua Rogan
Daily Telegraph, 10 Nov; "Elizabeth Prater,...

Daily Telegraph, 10 Nov;

"Elizabeth Prater, the occupant of the first floor front room, was one of those who saw the body through the window"
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 10-04-2018, 05:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,506
Posted By Joshua Rogan
Echo 12 Nov "When I left the deceased I put...

Echo 12 Nov

"When I left the deceased I put my bonnet in her room, and said, "Well, Mary Jane, I won't see you any more this evening. I'll leave my bonnet in your room." The next thing I heard of...
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