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Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-18-2018, 02:58 AM
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Certainly could

Certainly could
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-18-2018, 02:12 AM
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Posted By kjab3112
If Trevor and Fisherman's inside out cut...

If Trevor and Fisherman's inside out cut direction is accurate this would categorically rule out somebody with medical training as the Ripper as the usual dissection or surgical method would be the...
Forum: Doctors and Coroners 05-18-2018, 02:09 AM
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Hi Sam The left lobe of the liver is frequently...

Hi Sam

The left lobe of the liver is frequently in the midline and would be easily damaged by a blind stab to the epigastric area below the sternum (or in front of the xiphisternum). As for the...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 03-30-2018, 06:24 AM
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Posted By kjab3112
Even ignoring the reported gang with Smith, the...

Even ignoring the reported gang with Smith, the nature of her attack rules her out as being a Ripper victim for me. The (limited) reporting of the injuries states blunt force trauma to the perineum...
Forum: General Discussion 02-16-2018, 12:51 PM
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I've looked at the 1901 census: Hunt is listed as...

I've looked at the 1901 census: Hunt is listed as a 24 year old boarder with Eliza and William is listed in what I think is a workhouse (but not certain). I can't find William on the 1891 census but...
Forum: General Discussion 02-16-2018, 12:04 PM
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Posted By kjab3112
Hi Station Cat Ancestry has a family with those...

Hi Station Cat

Ancestry has a family with those years of birth living at 10 Bath Place, Whitechapel, but there is another son John aged one, like Henry and young Eliza was born in Bethnal Green....
Forum: General Discussion 12-31-2017, 05:55 AM
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Posted By kjab3112
Phillip had to give up both his Greek claim and...

Phillip had to give up both his Greek claim and also his Danish claim prior to marriage, to the point he was technically a commoner an hour before his wedding.

The link has a summary of the first...
Forum: Research Related 11-26-2017, 03:51 PM
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Posted By kjab3112
Height, health and welfare Britain 1700-1980

I've attached a link to an out of publication book which has descriptions of Britain in the peri-industrialisation era including height, mortality and literacy rates.

Hope of help to some...
Forum: General Suspect Discussion 11-26-2017, 02:35 PM
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One problem is that the description is so vague...

One problem is that the description is so vague and frankly average. Average height of military recruits at the time 5'6" to 5'8"; immigrant population likely to have a fair number of Irish, Poles,...
Forum: Bury, W.H. 11-09-2017, 05:46 PM
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Posted By kjab3112
Hi John 1. My point concerning ligature is that...

Hi John

1. My point concerning ligature is that a rope is surely large enough that no knife cut will obliterate the bruising

2. I'm not claiming Jack and Torso are the same, in fact I believe not....
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 11-08-2017, 04:07 PM
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Hebbert certainly implies that is the case (if...

Hebbert certainly implies that is the case (if not more). He certainly notes the sternum is cut through in the midline and then the two flaps/slips
Forum: Bury, W.H. 11-08-2017, 02:33 PM
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Posted By kjab3112
Although even with the Jack Ripper is behind this...

Although even with the Jack Ripper is behind this door graffiti, there are still big disimillarities

1. Although probably strangled (or otherwise incapacitated), there is no definite ligature...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 11-01-2017, 05:59 PM
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Posted By kjab3112
Hi Fisherman, After approximately the 14-16th...

Hi Fisherman,

After approximately the 14-16th week of pregnancy the uterus is beyond the pelvis and the upper abdominal organs are pushed towards the chest. As a rule of thumb the top of the uterus...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 10-09-2017, 04:58 AM
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Posted By kjab3112
Fisherman, I offer Burke and Hare as an example,...

Fisherman,

I offer Burke and Hare as an example, they primarily killed for greed.

Paul
Forum: Kosminski, Aaron 10-07-2017, 02:01 PM
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Posted By kjab3112
Of the standard (current) sedative groups, only...

Of the standard (current) sedative groups, only Chloral Hydrate was available in the late 19th C (from what I would now use).Barbiturates, although identified, did not have an effective form until...
Forum: General Victim Discussion 10-07-2017, 01:44 PM
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Posted By kjab3112
Going back to the original post, has anyone...

Going back to the original post, has anyone looked at their frequented bars. Wouldn't at all be surprised if they may have crossed paths in the varying public houses of Whitechapel

Paul
Forum: General Victim Discussion 10-07-2017, 01:42 PM
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Posted By kjab3112
I'd be very surprised if anyone hawking out in...

I'd be very surprised if anyone hawking out in Stratford would stay at the Newington Workhouse (given Stratford is East of Whitechapel and even now a half hour drive from the Elephant), it should be...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 09-19-2017, 01:32 PM
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Posted By kjab3112
A well deserved resurrection for a casebook...

A well deserved resurrection for a casebook newbie.

Alice did have abdominal wounds but they seem be to described as either "not unduly deep" or "superficial scratches" which I assume is the...
Forum: Witnesses 08-27-2017, 02:53 PM
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Posted By kjab3112
After the last three days, we might (just might)...

After the last three days, we might (just might) have a competitive series
Forum: Bury, W.H. 08-27-2017, 02:43 PM
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Posted By kjab3112
Now (in London at least) you're shown a series of...

Now (in London at least) you're shown a series of pictures, often on a computer, head shot only. Small problem if the biggest issue is relative height

Paul
Forum: Goulston Street Graffito 08-25-2017, 02:55 PM
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Posted By kjab3112
I have found the modern Catalan (using wiki) of...

I have found the modern Catalan (using wiki) of jueus. Couldn't find anything closer playing with Google translate (most have the d of Yahudi kept)
Forum: Goulston Street Graffito 08-25-2017, 02:12 PM
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Posted By kjab3112
Just noted the (presumed typo) spelling Juews. In...

Just noted the (presumed typo) spelling Juews. In German, Jew is spelt Jüde, which transliterates to Juede, wonder if there's an alternative of Jüwe?
Forum: Mary Jane Kelly 08-20-2017, 12:37 PM
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Posted By kjab3112
Hi Sam would that be your...

Hi Sam would that be your humeral-olecranon-radial head joint?

Paul
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 08-18-2017, 01:51 PM
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Posted By kjab3112
It should be noted that for a right handed...

It should be noted that for a right handed surgeon (or knifeman) the right hand side of the patient (or victim) is easiest to open the abdomen using a standard midline incision. Kelly's wall would...
Forum: Motive, Method and Madness 07-25-2017, 03:43 AM
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Posted By kjab3112
Hi Pierre, I can see one issue with your...

Hi Pierre,

I can see one issue with your hypothesis immediately. Firstly we have a police con stable who states he saw Stride in Berner's Street. For your hypothesis to work (irrelevant of who Jack...
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