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Forum: A6 Murders 11-08-2018, 07:08 AM
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He would have been worried that she could have...

He would have been worried that she could have identified him - by sight and sound - but I am not sure at what point he decided to shoot her. Perhaps having let slip his real name was the clincher.
Forum: A6 Murders 11-08-2018, 06:47 AM
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When he was in confession mode in the TV...

When he was in confession mode in the TV interview, it was put to Alphon that the murderer said he was called Jim. Alphon replied that he would have been crazy to give his real name – and this...
Forum: Other Mysteries 11-03-2018, 06:10 AM
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Posted By NickB
The pathologist's report has been freely...

The pathologist's report has been freely available on the Liverpool police website for some time ...

http://liverpoolcitypolice.co.uk/julia-wallace-murder-1931/4552924276
Forum: A6 Murders 10-18-2018, 09:46 AM
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Posted By NickB
I also thought Hogan looks more reliable on...

I also thought Hogan looks more reliable on Panorma - but when you consider what he actually says it is not impressive. The interviewer does not pick him up on the changes he made since giving...
Forum: A6 Murders 10-11-2018, 02:29 AM
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Posted By NickB
Some interesting points Pete. On that last...

Some interesting points Pete.

On that last issue, whilst some mysteries of the case are unlikely ever to be solved I have always thought that some serious research could find out more information...
Forum: A6 Murders 10-02-2018, 03:20 AM
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Posted By NickB
There is a time issue here. According to...

There is a time issue here.

According to Woffinden (page 121) he woke up in the Vienna at about 9am, went down to breakfast at about 9.30 and therefore probably would have arrived at Euston about...
Forum: A6 Murders 10-01-2018, 08:50 AM
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Posted By NickB
Also, I think he caught a train that day as he...

Also, I think he caught a train that day as he admitted going to Paddington - most likely because he thought someone did get a meaningful sighting of him there.
Forum: A6 Murders 10-01-2018, 03:34 AM
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Posted By NickB
I think there is a difference between being...

I think there is a difference between being noticed and remembered. If you had been walking along the towpath you might have noticed several other people also walking along it, but normally would...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-28-2018, 01:33 AM
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Posted By NickB
The way he could have walked from Maidenhead...

The way he could have walked from Maidenhead railway station along the Thames Path to the cornfield is shown on the first map on this pdf...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-26-2018, 06:39 AM
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Posted By NickB
So Woffinden has inserted the Rhyl alibi into the...

So Woffinden has inserted the Rhyl alibi into the middle of the previously described Liverpool alibi and completely ignored the contradictions this produces.
Forum: A6 Murders 09-25-2018, 05:17 AM
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Posted By NickB
This was discussed before, after Spitfire drew...

This was discussed before, after Spitfire drew attention to it.

Woffinden is plonking the latter stages of the Liverpool alibi onto the end of the Rhyl alibi and it doesn't work. Similarly the...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-24-2018, 04:38 AM
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Posted By NickB
I've always thought it most likely he got a train...

I've always thought it most likely he got a train to Maidenhead, simply because he talked in the car about having visited Maidenhead and 'The Bear' in particular. From there he could have walked or...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-19-2018, 07:35 AM
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Posted By NickB
I think there was a visitor asking directions, as...

I think there was a visitor asking directions, as Mrs D not only recalled the event but mentioned it to Harding the same day. Asking Harding if he knew the road is what she would have asked...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-19-2018, 03:58 AM
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Posted By NickB
The pertinent description by Hanratty of his...

The pertinent description by Hanratty of his visit to the sweetshop is the one in his original statement.

Hanratty’s description changed after Kleinman visited the sweetshop and interviewed...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-13-2018, 03:45 AM
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Posted By NickB
Alfie, You can take back your apology because in...

Alfie,

You can take back your apology because in 2002 Foot misled Guardian readers in an even worse way.

"he told his lawyers that in Liverpool he had called at a sweetshop in the Scotland Road to...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-07-2018, 06:50 AM
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Posted By NickB
Alfie and Sherlock have quoted from Hawser, so I...

Alfie and Sherlock have quoted from Hawser, so I assume they have copies.

The map was presented to Hanratty during his cross-examination. He was unable to place the guest house, except to say that...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-06-2018, 09:14 AM
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Posted By NickB
This photo of the Crescent Road coach station...

This photo of the Crescent Road coach station tends to confirm that it was used for the long distance destinations...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-04-2018, 11:10 AM
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Posted By NickB
I think Woolies is on the correct side of the...

I think Woolies is on the correct side of the road, but it was at the end of the High Street rather than in the middle as shown on the map. So if you make this one alteration (moving Woolies to the...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-04-2018, 05:45 AM
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Posted By NickB
Hanratty claimed to have arrived at and departed...

Hanratty claimed to have arrived at and departed from the Crosville coach station at 78 High Street. You can tell this by the location of ‘Coach Station’ on Jim’s map (shown on the...
Forum: A6 Murders 09-01-2018, 04:04 AM
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Posted By NickB
And of course Hanratty also booked in under a...

And of course Hanratty also booked in under a false name.


This would only be relevant if Foot was making a case for Snell not having seen Alphon. But by believing Nudds2 he accepted that she did. ...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-29-2018, 11:32 AM
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Posted By NickB
In Nudds first statement he said: “My wife...

In Nudds first statement he said: “My wife took him to his room.” Then Nudds changed his story during his second statement.

If you look at Foot’s version of Nudds2, in the third...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-29-2018, 03:16 AM
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Posted By NickB
If Nudds hadn’t been fired presumably he...

If Nudds hadn’t been fired presumably he would have made the written statement on 6th September. Instead Galves did it and said Alphon “arrived at about 11.30 pm”.

Subsequently,...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-29-2018, 02:14 AM
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Posted By NickB
This is not in Galves original statement which...

This is not in Galves original statement which just refers to ‘very dirty clothing’.

It is interesting that Woffinden quotes extensively from Galves statements and in each case provides a reference...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-24-2018, 08:12 AM
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Posted By NickB
Good point. Kilner was also lax in allowing 10...

Good point.

Kilner was also lax in allowing 10 days to pass after the phone call to the Vienna before someone from the hotel made a written statement confirming the information given, during which...
Forum: A6 Murders 08-15-2018, 12:04 PM
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Posted By NickB
Yes you raised this question in post 4803. My...

Yes you raised this question in post 4803.

My reply was that I find Woffinden's 'motor car' claim suspicious, because he just says "I found the information" without elaborating on what type of...
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