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GENERAL INFORMATION
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Please read to be aware of the different levels of Forum conduct.
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A "How To " by How
Sub-Forums: Technical Help
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Forum for newcomers to the mystery of Jack the Ripper and/or JTRForums.com
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Nervous about making that first post? Do so here to sharpen those latent posting skills before playing for keeps.
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From books to be released to films, individual projects to Conventions...all events in the near future in the world of Ripper research and of interest to the community.
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Board Announcements (5 Viewing)
News you can use.
February 7th, 2016 07:00 AM Go to last post
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Researchers and the general public place your wants and items you wish to sell or trade here
January 27th, 2016 05:16 PM Go to last post
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News & Events which are of importance to the modern Ripper researcher.
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Feedback Forum (1 Viewing)
Something you'd like to see? Got ideas for site improvements? We're all ears.
February 6th, 2016 10:29 PM Go to last post
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Setting the record straight when and where necessary
January 31st, 2016 12:53 PM Go to last post
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A private forum for those of you who Are Curious But Yellow. Visit frequently to see what all you are missing by not being a registered member.
April 14th, 2007 07:34 PM Go to last post
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Help support the site AND get your hands on some unique ripperological merchandise. All at the same time!
May 11th, 2015 04:29 PM Go to last post
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Areas in which Jack The Ripper was an influence...and not limited to the realm of serial murder.
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Newspaper articles available on every entry in the seminal A To Z as well as other Case related research topics of interest.
November 30th, 2015 04:47 PM Go to last post
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SPECIAL EVENTS
Book Of The Month (1 Viewing)
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Nothing better to stimulate a Ripperologist's dormant writing skills than a free sub to The Rip or Rip Notes !!
February 11th, 2016 02:47 PM Go to last post
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No one is more trivial than the Proprietor.
November 28th, 2014 12:55 PM Go to last post
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Every so often we run across some Words To Live By or some really profound statement or saying that we feel incumbent to share.
January 30th, 2016 10:26 AM Go to last post
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Photographs (2 Viewing)
...and not necessarily from Hell.... Forum for individuals to share their photos which are non-Case related.
January 25th, 2016 07:58 PM Go to last post
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Thread/Forum for the discussion of the much anticipated October event.
July 9th, 2011 09:29 AM Go to last post
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Forum for discussing the U.K. Convention in 2011.
March 14th, 2012 05:18 AM Go to last post
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November 1st, 2012 07:55 AM Go to last post
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November 17th, 2013 06:37 PM Go to last post
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September 7th, 2015 10:11 AM Go to last post
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February 9th, 2016 07:16 PM Go to last post
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by Big Jon
December 7th, 2015 11:36 AM Go to last post
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DISCUSSION: Ripper-related ONLY
Easy and accessible way of contacting Forums members...live !
October 24th, 2015 12:57 PM Go to last post
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Book and articles reviewed...Theories analyzed....You know what they say about opinions...they're like Ripperological viewpoints....everyone has one.
February 11th, 2016 07:38 PM Go to last post
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Threads or posts presented on JTRForums over this past decade worth a second look
February 1st, 2016 04:39 PM Go to last post
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Forum for presenting arguments for or against suspects...witness statements...whether or not one or more murder victims were Ripper victims...and a whole lot more.
February 8th, 2016 12:56 PM Go to last post
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Five Questions Forum (3 Viewing)
JTR Forums's Q & A with a variety of members of the Ripper community and beyond...from authorities to newcomers.
September 3rd, 2015 06:22 PM Go to last post
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"Scotland Yard was really no wiser on the subject than it was 15 years ago.."-F.G.Abberline,1903. The question is...are we ?
by Paul
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Assorted and miscellaneous discussion of History's Most Infamous Serial Killer that does not lend itself well to one of the other discussion forums.
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The Victims (8 Viewing)
In 1888, 6-7 women were considered to be victims of JTR. Were there more...or were there less?
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The Torsos (1 Viewing)
Bodies and body parts found in the Thames River as well as in other locations prior to, during, and after the more celebrated Whitechapel Murders
December 24th, 2015 01:54 PM Go to last post
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Motives and Reasons (1 Viewing)
Contained herein are 32 motives and reasons why JTR may have committed the Whitechapel Murders. If you disagree, there's room for 33.
December 10th, 2015 06:27 PM Go to last post
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Suspects and Theories (23 Viewing)
To date, over one hundred have been proposed...many are considered...but only one [ or was it two? ] was Jack The Ripper.
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Leather Apron The character whose proverbial balloon was popped by the arrival of Jack The Ripper....this is his Forum
July 12th, 2015 06:06 PM Go to last post
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JTR Studies (1 Viewing)
The companion website to JTRForums.com, wherein resides the O'Donnell Manuscript and an assortment of Ripper ravings, rantings, and pontifications.
January 19th, 2016 08:02 PM Go to last post
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Inquest testimonies and how they have influenced Ripperology...from Albert Cadosch to a cry of "Oh,Murder !"....from the Goulston Street Graffito to those letters from Hell.
February 8th, 2016 03:33 PM Go to last post
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The Crime Scenes (2 Viewing)
Lacking any forensic sciences as a tool,we're as well off as the contemporary detective was . That won't deter us,as we continue to investigate those scenes of madness....or calculated acts...
February 9th, 2016 07:40 PM Go to last post
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Maps & Charts (1 Viewing)
Area of JTRForums for maps of the East End and other relevant areas. Charts and graphs will be found here as well
December 5th, 2015 08:04 PM Go to last post
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Caricatures and illustrations found in the pages of the contemporary newspapers, books, and magazines related to the Case and the East End.
January 25th, 2016 04:30 PM Go to last post
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Forum for discussion of the coroner's reports and inquest reports for the various victims of the Whitechapel Murders, including the observations and autopsy reports by the attending physicians
December 18th, 2015 11:37 AM Go to last post
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Forum for discussing the police and authorities in London circa 1888.
February 10th, 2016 02:43 PM Go to last post
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November 21st, 2015 03:19 PM Go to last post
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Other Ripper Notables (4 Viewing)
Assorted and Sundry Supporting Players in the Cast of 1000s.
January 13th, 2016 07:58 PM Go to last post
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From Whitehall to Whitechapel....the contemporary politicians during the reign of The Ripper., as well as the views of religious representatives.
February 8th, 2016 09:03 PM Go to last post
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Forum for discussing the many 'Ripper Letters'.
January 26th, 2016 08:57 PM Go to last post
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Forum established by Stewart P. Evans in 2010 which focuses on Scotland Yard's contemporary files.
March 2nd, 2014 04:06 PM Go to last post
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Laws and their application during the period preceding and subsequent to the year 1888...in London, throughout the Empire, and across the World.
October 5th, 2015 07:32 PM Go to last post
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Forums for presenting areas of case study which, as the title suggests, are in need of the once over, perhaps even twice...from A to Z.
December 19th, 2015 09:46 AM Go to last post
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Mysteries within The Great Victorian Mystery that still puzzle and remain controversial to this day.
January 15th, 2016 03:58 AM Go to last post
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Ripperology (1 Viewing)
Ripperology is a jewel with many facets, and ripperologists are a varied breed indeed. Some find pleasure, others pain. Some are serious students of the case, others are mere dilettantes. Forum for matters pertaining to the hobby/blood sport/religion.
February 11th, 2016 05:49 PM Go to last post
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Links to sites and material originally posted on our Facebook site.
January 30th, 2016 10:17 AM Go to last post
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Programs put together by Forums members
January 12th, 2016 04:47 PM Go to last post
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Selected articles,essays,and various writings related to the Whitechapel Murders. Obsolete forums may also be found in here.
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Ripper Media (12 Viewing)
Audio, video, and the Ripper Magazines are to be found here,
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Produced & Directed by Jeff Leahy and written by Paul Begg & John Bennett. The making of the first documentary ever written and produced by Ripperologists.
March 15th, 2015 10:51 AM Go to last post
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The revised edition of the seminal work compiled by Paul Begg,Martin Fido, and Keith Skinner.
March 12th, 2015 06:07 PM Go to last post
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Forum for discussing written articles in the various magazines from days gone by.
September 18th, 2014 05:30 PM Go to last post
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Forum for Forums members ( and Guests ) to provide reviews on material relative to the Case, in any medium and in any format. Created on June 4, 2015.
November 10th, 2015 11:21 AM Go to last post
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Ripper Polls!! (1 Viewing)
Ripperologists love to vote...at least in these kind of polls...
August 26th, 2015 08:04 PM Go to last post
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Just when you think you know it all, you find that you really don't.
October 24th, 2015 12:55 PM Go to last post
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Ripper URL's (2 Viewing)
January 20th, 2016 08:14 PM Go to last post
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The JTR Graveyard (1 Viewing)
Information concerning the final resting places of the Cast of Characters involved in the Whitechapel Murders
January 10th, 2016 11:38 AM Go to last post
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DISCUSSION: Ripper-relevant True Crime
Victims of crimes , worldwide, which are similar in execution to those crimes committed in Whitechapel between 1888 and 1895
December 8th, 2015 07:46 PM Go to last post
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Other Serial Killers (4 Viewing)
There are many other serial killers throughout history that should interest Ripperologists. Herein are the most infamous and mysterious.
February 6th, 2016 11:55 PM Go to last post
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Woman murder from the 1880's onward in which mutilation was performed, post-mortem.
December 20th, 2015 02:45 PM Go to last post
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Forum dedicated to assorted felons of interest to Ripperologists
February 11th, 2016 10:25 PM Go to last post
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Important independent & historian friendly publishers founded by Adam Wood
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True Crime URL's (1 Viewing)
URL's that link to sites concerning other crimes and serial killers that should be of interest to Ripperologists.
December 21st, 2015 09:21 PM Go to last post
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February 11th, 2016 05:08 PM Go to last post
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The Forensics Forum (5 Viewing)
Forum for discussion of the forensic sciences as they may apply to the Whitechapel Murders.
January 29th, 2016 06:28 AM Go to last post
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DISCUSSION: British and Victorian
Since we have more of these folks than we can handle....this Forum is for them from Down Under....
January 3rd, 2016 04:11 AM Go to last post
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Forum for Canadian related news & stories....
November 22nd, 2015 11:30 AM Go to last post
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The American Way (6 Viewing)
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Victoriana (12 Viewing)
February 8th, 2016 10:33 AM Go to last post
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DISCUSSION: Miscellaneous
Finally, a reason to look forward to Mondays! Contests end each Monday and a new one then begins for the week.
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The Odditorium (9 Viewing)
Whatever doesn't fit well anywhere else can be placed in here.
February 7th, 2016 05:44 PM Go to last post
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The Forteana Forum (11 Viewing)
Forum for material such as would be found in Fortean Times - mysterious disappearances, cryptozoology, paranormal, and so forth
February 7th, 2016 07:35 AM Go to last post
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Miscellaneous Media (6 Viewing)
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January 2nd, 2016 03:18 PM Go to last post
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JTRForums reciprocates with other worthy sites; they link us there; we link them here. Give them a try to expand your horizons.
March 18th, 2014 10:11 PM Go to last post
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The Water Cooler (1 Viewing)
Forum for political discussions, op-eds, religion, and such
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