Casebook: Jack the Ripper - Main
   

Introduction
Victims
Suspects
Witnesses
Ripper Letters
Police Officials
Official Documents
Press Reports
Victorian London
Message Boards
Ripper Media
Authors
Dissertations
Timelines
Games & Diversions
Photo Archive
Ripper Wiki
Casebook Examiner
Ripper Podcast
About the Casebook

Most Recent Posts:
Emma Smith: The Tell-Tale Blade - Thoughts on the Knives Used on Martha Tabram - by Wickerman 6 minutes ago.
Mary Jane Kelly: Was Mary Kelly a Ripper victim? - by Karl 17 minutes ago.
Mary Jane Kelly: Was Mary Kelly a Ripper victim? - by rjpalmer 22 minutes ago.
Elizabeth Stride: For what reason do we include Stride? - by Abby Normal 27 minutes ago.
Non-Fiction: the victims werent prostitutes - by Le Grand 36 minutes ago.
Mary Jane Kelly: Was Mary Kelly a Ripper victim? - by Busy Beaver 45 minutes ago.

Most Popular Threads:
Elizabeth Stride: For what reason do we include Stride? - (35 posts)
Non-Fiction: the victims werent prostitutes - (17 posts)
Hutchinson, George: Any updates, or opinions on this witness. - (12 posts)
Witnesses: Mizen's inquest statement reconstructed - (9 posts)
A6 Murders: A6 Rebooted - (6 posts)
Mary Jane Kelly: Was Mary Kelly a Ripper victim? - (6 posts)

Wiki Updates:
Robert Sagar
Edit: Chris
May 9, 2015, 12:32 am
Online newspaper archives
Edit: Chris
Nov 26, 2014, 10:25 am
Joseph Lawende
Edit: Chris
Mar 9, 2014, 10:12 am
Miscellaneous research resources
Edit: Chris
Feb 13, 2014, 9:28 am
Charles Cross
Edit: John Bennett
Sep 4, 2013, 8:20 pm

Most Recent Blogs:
Mike Covell: A DECADE IN THE MAKING.
February 19, 2016, 11:12 am.
Chris George: RipperCon in Baltimore, April 8-10, 2016
February 10, 2016, 2:55 pm.
Mike Covell: Hull Prison Visit
October 10, 2015, 8:04 am.
Mike Covell: NEW ADVENTURES IN RESEARCH
August 9, 2015, 3:10 am.
Mike Covell: UPDDATES FOR THE PAST 11 MONTHS
November 14, 2014, 10:02 am.
Mike Covell: Mike’s Book Releases
March 17, 2014, 3:18 am.

Go Back   Casebook Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Patrick S
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-14-2018, 09:10 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
Agreed. For me the times are simply markers of a...

Agreed. For me the times are simply markers of a sort, giving a general idea how much time may have elapsed between events and a general idea of time. I think it's folly to rely upon times as...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-14-2018, 06:11 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
If Neil is accurate he passed through Buck's Row...

If Neil is accurate he passed through Buck's Row at around 3:15am, and again (when he found Nichols) around 3:45am. His beat took him "down Buck's-row, Whitechapel, going towards Brady-street". ...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-13-2018, 12:41 PM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
A few points. Somewhat related... But I find...

A few points. Somewhat related... But I find them interesting.

Buck's Row certainly doesn't seem to have been completely deserted that night, does it? Although, Neil said there "was not a soul...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-13-2018, 07:19 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
Thanks, Steve. I think I do remember that. She...

Thanks, Steve. I think I do remember that. She was throttled (or somehow rendered unconscious) then the abdominal wounds inflicted, causing death, then the throat cut just seconds before Paul's...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-13-2018, 06:22 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
I've run through this scenario with Christer a...

I've run through this scenario with Christer a few times over the years. He's suggested that Nichols was strangled and likely dead when her throat was cut and that she was on the ground, her killer...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-12-2018, 05:37 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
To be fair... The police weren't actually looking...

To be fair... The police weren't actually looking for Cross/Lechmere. Mizen didn't ask his name. Neil testified on the inquest's first day (Saturday) that he and he alone found Nichols' body and...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-11-2018, 06:06 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
Thanks for the correction and I'll amend that in...

Thanks for the correction and I'll amend that in future posts. That's a pretty specific conclusion to draw from Mizen saying he was told "you're wanted in Buck's Row by another PC". But, okay. ...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-11-2018, 05:58 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
You're purposely twisting the overall point in...

You're purposely twisting the overall point in order to impugn the poster's intent and imply motives that don't exist. The overall point, I think, is not that Scobie and Griffiths are liars or...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-11-2018, 05:34 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
Likely he would. Clearly there's some very basic...

Likely he would. Clearly there's some very basic information that he's not been provided. Then again... it really is too bad haven't entered into these kinds of debates for fifty-five years. Think...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-11-2018, 05:31 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
That's fine. Just one thing. Uh... you abandoned...

That's fine. Just one thing. Uh... you abandoned this kind of debate fifty-five years ago? So... the 17,000 posts on these boards... Those are mostly... what? You're favorite recipes and song...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-10-2018, 01:37 PM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
I just read this thread myself, catching up... I...

I just read this thread myself, catching up... I recalled that I wrote this on these boards on 11-1-2016. After considering Christer's Mizen Scam I found this to have been the more likely, of not...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-10-2018, 10:55 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
Aaaah! How silly... this idea that a guilty man...

Aaaah! How silly... this idea that a guilty man might flee. This GRIFFITHS fellow... he's the chap employed for the documentary about how it was Lechmere what done it, right?

John Henry Wigmore...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-10-2018, 10:36 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
Then he joins a long an ignominious list on that...

Then he joins a long an ignominious list on that front.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-10-2018, 08:55 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
This touches upon an aspect of the Lechmere...

This touches upon an aspect of the Lechmere theory that I continue to find problematic, and it ties in with Herlock's discussion around Nichols' clothing discussed in this thread, as well.

I don't...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-10-2018, 06:27 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
I posted this last year. I thought it...

I posted this last year. I thought it interesting and in line with your thoughts, Sam.

If we - just for fun - consider Tabram victim #1 and - also just for fun - believe that "Jack" killed his...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-10-2018, 06:13 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
I agree Sam. Here's an interesting article, one...

I agree Sam. Here's an interesting article, one you've likely read, that discusses this topic:

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/10880601/We-know-where-Jack-the-Ripper-lived-experts.html

As...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-10-2018, 05:44 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
Of course, as you well know, Elamarna is...

Of course, as you well know, Elamarna is completely correct here. Everything springs from this "name swap" idea. As many have said here before, it's interesting... until you look further and...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-10-2018, 05:38 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
Hold on... just want to make sure I get it...

Hold on... just want to make sure I get it right... Is THIS an example of how we debate? Again, just want to makes sure I follow your rules of engagement.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-10-2018, 05:36 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
Wait... Is this a lesson on how to argue...

Wait... Is this a lesson on how to argue respectfully? Just want to make sure I follow your rules.

To be fair, we know that he WAS called Cross around time... because he was called just that, by...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-07-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
Thanks, Steve! I'm excellent! Have been very...

Thanks, Steve! I'm excellent! Have been very busy with life. A few ups and downs. Let's touch base soon... I understand you're busy!

I'm sure nothing can weaken their "case" against...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-07-2018, 08:35 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
Fascinating. Has Christer or Ed addressed this? ...

Fascinating. Has Christer or Ed addressed this? My assumption is that it's either ignored or considered not the same Charles Cross working for Pickfords?

It would seem a stretch to think that...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-07-2018, 08:23 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
I agree. Just wasn't sure if my recollection was...

I agree. Just wasn't sure if my recollection was correct.
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-07-2018, 07:48 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
Hi, Sam. I have either forgotten or missed this....

Hi, Sam. I have either forgotten or missed this. Can you direct me to more information?

Thanks!
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-07-2018, 07:47 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
Others may be able to confirm... Didn't John...

Others may be able to confirm... Didn't John Evans see her eating a baked potato between 1:30 and 1:45? Not that someone couldn't have assumed she was eating it then and she in fact consumed it...
Forum: Lechmere/Cross, Charles 09-07-2018, 07:21 AM
Replies: 923
Views: 47,040
Posted By Patrick S
Lechmere appears as his name in all census...

Lechmere appears as his name in all census information (save one when he was 14 (?) years old and living with Thomas Cross and his mother Marie Louisa. He used it in signing military paperwork for...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 11:27 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.