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GENERAL INFORMATION
We welcome our new members to JTRForums.com
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Notable New Threads (1 Viewing)
Threads based on in-house research emanating from Forums members and off-the-boards information which are Case-related & deserve a look.
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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 (4 Viewing)
News you can use.
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Researchers and the general public place your wants and items you wish to sell or trade here
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News & Events which are of importance to the modern Ripper researcher.
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Something you'd like to see? Got ideas for site improvements? We're all ears.
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Editorials (2 Viewing)
Setting the record straight when and where necessary
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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.
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Help support the site AND get your hands on some unique ripperological merchandise. All at the same time!
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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.
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SPECIAL EVENTS
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February 12th, 2017 08:17 AM Go to last post
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August 27th, 2016 06:12 PM Go to last post
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No one is more trivial than the Proprietor.
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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.
April 1st, 2017 07:41 PM Go to last post
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...and not necessarily from Hell.... Forum for individuals to share their photos which are non-Case related.
October 23rd, 2016 12:46 PM Go to last post
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2017 Special Events (1 Viewing)
Events being held during the calendar year 2017 other than the London & Liverpool Conferences which have their own section.
May 16th, 2017 07:28 PM Go to last post
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Conference Co-ordinated By Adam Wood, Mark Ripper, & Frogg Moody
May 17th, 2017 04:39 PM Go to last post
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Conference Co-ordinated By Rick Cobb
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Venue slated for Baltimore in April of 2018 coordinated by Christopher T. George
April 30th, 2017 02:48 PM Go to last post
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DISCUSSION: Ripper-related ONLY
Easy and accessible way of contacting Forums members...live !
October 24th, 2015 11:57 AM Go to last post
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Forum for researchers to list what they feel are the most uncanny mysteries within the greater mystery....the identity and motive of the Whitechapel Murderer
April 29th, 2017 05:09 AM 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.
May 18th, 2017 04:17 PM Go to last post
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Threads or posts presented on JTRForums over this past decade worth a second look
April 2nd, 2017 12:36 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 14th, 2016 08:55 AM Go to last post
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Five Questions Forum (1 Viewing)
JTR Forums's Q & A with a variety of members of the Ripper community and beyond...from authorities to newcomers.
April 19th, 2017 07:08 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 ?
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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 (12 Viewing)
In 1888, 6-7 women were considered to be victims of JTR. Were there more...or were there less?
May 20th, 2017 06:22 AM Go to last post
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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
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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.
April 6th, 2017 11:48 AM Go to last post
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Suspects and Theories (32 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
January 20th, 2017 06:55 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.
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The Crime Scenes (1 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...
March 16th, 2017 01:57 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
May 4th, 2017 03:31 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.
March 26th, 2017 04:52 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
May 6th, 2017 05:40 PM Go to last post
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Forum for discussing the police and authorities in London circa 1888.
May 22nd, 2017 03:58 PM Go to last post
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Trials involving a variety of people engaged in criminal activity and/or those representing the Crown...primarily focusing on those whose names we find in Ripper research but not exclusively.
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Other Ripper Notables (1 Viewing)
Assorted and Sundry Supporting Players in the Cast of 1000s.
April 26th, 2017 06:46 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.
Sub-Forums: In Parliament
May 9th, 2017 08:18 PM Go to last post
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Forum for discussing the many 'Ripper Letters'.
May 18th, 2017 05:41 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 03:06 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.
January 10th, 2017 05:48 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.
by AP Wolf
February 27th, 2017 02:34 PM Go to last post
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Mysteries within The Great Victorian Mystery that still puzzle and remain controversial to this day.
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Ripperology (2 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.
May 3rd, 2017 06:03 PM Go to last post
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Links to sites and material originally posted on our Facebook site.
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Programs put together by Forums members
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The Forums On Twitter
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The Newspapers (1 Viewing)
The world's largest Ripper newspaper trove updated on a regular basis
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A repository for media related to the Whitechapel Murders and Other Crimes since the 19th Century.
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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 09:51 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 05:07 PM Go to last post
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Forum for discussing written articles in the various magazines from days gone by.
April 8th, 2017 09:25 PM Go to last post
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Ripper Reviews (1 Viewing)
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.
February 5th, 2017 06:55 PM Go to last post
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Ripper Polls!! (4 Viewing)
Ripperologists love to vote...at least in these kind of polls...
August 26th, 2015 07:04 PM Go to last post
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Just when you think you know it all, you find that you really don't.
April 9th, 2017 07:12 PM Go to last post
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Ripper URL's (1 Viewing)
by String
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Forum for those whose mother tongue is something other than English.
May 20th, 2017 06:39 AM Go to last post
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Information concerning the final resting places of the Cast of Characters involved in the Whitechapel Murders
October 14th, 2016 01:00 PM 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
October 20th, 2016 07:44 PM Go to last post
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Other Serial Killers (2 Viewing)
There are many other serial killers throughout history that should interest Ripperologists. Herein are the most infamous and mysterious.
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Woman murder from the 1880's onward in which mutilation was performed, post-mortem.
April 21st, 2017 07:50 PM Go to last post
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Forum dedicated to assorted felons and merchants of death of interest to Ripperologists
May 21st, 2017 07:22 AM Go to last post
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Important independent & historian friendly publishers founded by Adam Wood
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URL's that link to sites concerning other crimes and serial killers that should be of interest to Ripperologists.
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The Forensics Forum (4 Viewing)
Forum for discussion of the forensic sciences as they may apply to the Whitechapel Murders.
May 5th, 2017 06:44 PM Go to last post
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DISCUSSION: British and Victorian
The Australian Way !! (1 Viewing)
Since we have more of these folks than we can handle....this Forum is for them from Down Under....
March 19th, 2017 02:52 AM Go to last post
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Forum for Canadian related news & stories....
by Magpie
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Victoriana (8 Viewing)
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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 (6 Viewing)
Whatever doesn't fit well anywhere else can be placed in here.
May 14th, 2017 08:21 PM Go to last post
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The Forteana Forum (3 Viewing)
Forum for material such as would be found in Fortean Times - mysterious disappearances, cryptozoology, paranormal, and so forth
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Miscellaneous Media (4 Viewing)
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'For those who still can't let go in their sleep. Tell us your dream-time in the Victorian East End and world. Let us know how you solved the case as Edmund Reid. Share your experience with Pearly Poll in The White Swan. Remember last night's mare when you've been Annie Crook in the workhouse. Stun us with the moment you woke with a startle, crying out "It was Him!"
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The Water Cooler (1 Viewing)
Forum for political discussions, op-eds, religion, and such
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