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Forum: A6 Murders 08-01-2018, 02:25 PM
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I have a better copy of this...

I have a better copy of this page.
https://ibb.co/hpeaRK
Forum: A6 Murders 07-31-2018, 11:11 AM
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A couple of interesting snippets in the bits...

A couple of interesting snippets in the bits which can be read:

"She told how, as they neared the end of their ride, they were followed along the A6 north of Luton by another car".

"The hunt was...
Forum: A6 Murders 07-13-2018, 03:01 PM
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Posted By gallicrow
There's an excellent summary of the alsatian...

There's an excellent summary of the alsatian story on this page (search for "alsatian"):
https://forum.casebook.org/showthread.php?t=218&page=344
Forum: Other Mysteries 06-29-2018, 07:50 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
Ack!

"ack" over "ack" and a mere one letter too long:

A nd pleas et ellthe lackeycops
I am first LT Robert Rackstraw

That proves it conclusively for me...
Forum: A6 Murders 06-19-2018, 02:59 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
There was a J.A. Lofthouse who was the principal...

There was a J.A. Lofthouse who was the principal author of a report entitled "Efficiency in Road Construction" which was published in 1966 but I can't find any evidence of a Ron / Ronnie / Ronald...
Forum: A6 Murders 03-28-2018, 04:08 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
I can't read those scans, so here they are in...

I can't read those scans, so here they are in plain text, posted by yourself last year!


Below is the Louise Anderson article, by a ‘News of the World reporter’, dated...
Forum: A6 Murders 03-21-2018, 06:01 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
Middle or third

I mean the third link (ending with 597), which is the middle picture if you play the video through!
Forum: A6 Murders 03-21-2018, 05:28 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
Gladys Deacon

The third one looks like Gladys Deacon.
Forum: Other Mysteries 03-05-2018, 10:03 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
This is the Tichborne case...

This is the Tichborne case (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tichborne case), though you have not summarised it with any great accuracy.
Forum: Other Mysteries 02-27-2018, 05:07 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
I wonder how accurate the time of death was. When...

I wonder how accurate the time of death was. When I first read about this case I thought that perhaps Julia Wallace was smothered to death (by WHW) earlier in the day and then then the...
Forum: A6 Murders 02-03-2018, 07:47 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
No mention of photo of hat in boot?

http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWCA/Crim/2002/1141.html
Forum: Other Mysteries 09-07-2017, 12:41 PM
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Posted By gallicrow
Peter Madsen in 1986

Peter Madsen would have only 15 or 16 in 1986.
Forum: Other Mysteries 12-14-2016, 03:09 PM
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Posted By gallicrow
"Phone you back later" wasn't really an...

"Phone you back later" wasn't really an option in the 1930s, almost no-one had a phone in their house - they would have been calling from a phone box.
Forum: A6 Murders 11-30-2016, 07:36 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
Identi-kit

There's an early example of an Identi-kit for sale on eBay at the moment:
http://www.ebay.com/itm/112147003802
As you can see, the different parts of the face that are printed on the sheets of...
Forum: A6 Murders 11-08-2016, 05:43 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
See comments below article at...

See comments below article at http://www.express.co.uk/expressyourself/311689/He-was-the-killer-all-along
Forum: A6 Murders 09-06-2016, 06:20 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
Ingledene

Personally, although I am still not 100% sure that Hanratty was guilty of the crimes he hanged for, I am completely certain that he didn't stay at Ingledene on the 22nd / 23rd August 1961.
Forum: Other Mysteries 08-22-2016, 02:40 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
Bride adds dead brother to wedding photos

I was reminded of this thread when I read this story on the BBC website a few days ago: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-37119884
Forum: A6 Murders 08-11-2016, 07:19 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
I thought that Hirons was only present for the...

I thought that Hirons was only present for the first id parade - did he attend the second one as well?
Forum: A6 Murders 08-10-2016, 09:46 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
Sister Catherine

I think Sister Catherine was the Head of St James Catholic School (a convent school) which Hanratty attended.
Forum: A6 Murders 07-12-2016, 09:34 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
ID Parade

I took part in an ID parade in the early 1990s. Two of the witnesses picked the same innocent volunteer and only one, a policeman (the other two were civilians), picked the suspect. Needless to say...
Forum: A6 Murders 12-08-2015, 04:54 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
An inch or two

How how about this bit in Simpson's book: "... the range could not have been more than an inch or two ..."

If this is correct then it suggests to me that Gregsten was trying to lunge at Hanratty and...
Forum: A6 Murders 11-25-2015, 03:35 PM
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Posted By gallicrow
No, I didn't miss your post. However the link has...

No, I didn't miss your post. However the link has been posted on at least three other occasions, the first time was back in 2007/2007:
http://forum.casebook.org/showthread.php?t=218&page=15

Natalie...
Forum: A6 Murders 11-25-2015, 09:36 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
The provenance of this quote has been known for...

The provenance of this quote has been known for years and has been posted several times on this forum. It was a summary of talk given by Sherrard to the Law Society of the City of London School for...
Forum: A6 Murders 04-11-2015, 06:38 PM
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Posted By gallicrow
What on earth makes you think Huck is a lawyer?

What on earth makes you think Huck is a lawyer?
Forum: Shades of Whitechapel 03-09-2015, 05:12 AM
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Posted By gallicrow
Surely Harry Smith would have been Harry Allen's...

Surely Harry Smith would have been Harry Allen's assistant?
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