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GENERAL INFORMATION
Welcome to JTRForums (1 Viewing)
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.
March 21st, 2017 07:32 PM Go to last post
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Please read to be aware of the different levels of Forum conduct.
by Big Jon
April 7th, 2013 04:46 PM Go to last post
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A "How To " by How
Sub-Forums: Technical Help
June 15th, 2015 09:34 PM Go to last post
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Forum for newcomers to the mystery of Jack the Ripper and/or JTRForums.com
March 2nd, 2017 01:55 AM Go to last post
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The Testing Ground (3 Viewing)
Nervous about making that first post? Do so here to sharpen those latent posting skills before playing for keeps.
November 17th, 2016 12:19 PM Go to last post
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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.
February 26th, 2017 11:41 AM Go to last post
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Board Announcements (3 Viewing)
News you can use.
March 21st, 2017 04:50 PM 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
March 20th, 2017 08:45 AM Go to last post
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On The Front Burner (36 Viewing)
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.
March 10th, 2017 03:07 PM Go to last post
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Setting the record straight when and where necessary
March 12th, 2017 12:10 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 06:34 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!
August 4th, 2016 12:03 AM 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.
March 20th, 2017 07:57 PM Go to last post
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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.
January 12th, 2017 05:12 AM Go to last post
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March 10th, 2017 10:58 PM Go to last post
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SPECIAL EVENTS
May 31st, 2016 04:41 AM Go to last post
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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.
November 28th, 2014 11:55 AM Go to last post
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Quote of the Week (1 Viewing)
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 4th, 2017 05:50 PM Go to last post
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Photographs (1 Viewing)
...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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Thread/Forum for the discussion of the much anticipated October event.
July 9th, 2011 08:29 AM Go to last post
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Forum for discussing the U.K. Convention in 2011.
March 14th, 2012 04:18 AM Go to last post
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November 1st, 2012 06:55 AM Go to last post
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November 17th, 2013 05:37 PM Go to last post
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September 7th, 2015 09:11 AM Go to last post
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March 17th, 2017 10:04 PM Go to last post
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June 14th, 2016 08:59 AM Go to last post
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by Big Jon
December 7th, 2015 10:36 AM Go to last post
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Celebrating 21 years of the Rip in London, September 2016
September 15th, 2016 08:11 AM Go to last post
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Events being held during the calendar year 2017 other than the London & Liverpool Conferences which have their own section.
March 7th, 2017 05:34 AM Go to last post
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Conference Co-ordinated By Adam Wood, Mark Ripper, & Frogg Moody
March 15th, 2017 03:42 PM Go to last post
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Conference Co-ordinated By Rick Cobb
March 19th, 2017 07:20 PM Go to last post
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Venue slated for Baltimore in April of 2018 coordinated by Christopher T. George
March 21st, 2017 10:10 PM Go to last post
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DISCUSSION: Ripper-related ONLY
JTRForums Chat Room (2 Viewing)
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
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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.
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Threads or posts presented on JTRForums over this past decade worth a second look
August 22nd, 2016 03:54 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 (2 Viewing)
JTR Forums's Q & A with a variety of members of the Ripper community and beyond...from authorities to newcomers.
September 3rd, 2015 05:22 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 ?
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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 (23 Viewing)
In 1888, 6-7 women were considered to be victims of JTR. Were there more...or were there less?
March 17th, 2017 02:36 PM Go to last post
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The Torsos (2 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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March 9th, 2017 06:39 PM Go to last post
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Motives and Reasons (7 Viewing)
Contained herein are 32 motives and reasons why JTR may have committed the Whitechapel Murders. If you disagree, there's room for 33.
DID
March 10th, 2017 03:49 AM Go to last post
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Suspects and Theories (30 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 (3 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 (3 Viewing)
Area of JTRForums for maps of the East End and other relevant areas. Charts and graphs will be found here as well
February 28th, 2017 07:43 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 28th, 2017 04:32 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
March 12th, 2017 09:20 AM Go to last post
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Forum for discussing the police and authorities in London circa 1888.
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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.
March 6th, 2017 03:27 PM Go to last post
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November 21st, 2015 02:19 PM Go to last post
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Other Ripper Notables (4 Viewing)
Assorted and Sundry Supporting Players in the Cast of 1000s.
March 17th, 2017 07:26 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
February 22nd, 2017 02:34 PM Go to last post
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Forum for discussing the many 'Ripper Letters'.
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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.
December 13th, 2016 04:10 AM Go to last post
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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.
March 2nd, 2017 03:55 PM Go to last post
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Links to sites and material originally posted on our Facebook site.
November 21st, 2016 09:21 PM Go to last post
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Programs put together by Forums members
January 12th, 2016 03:47 PM Go to last post
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The Forums On Twitter
March 15th, 2017 04:28 PM Go to last post
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February 27th, 2017 07:03 PM Go to last post
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Articles,essays,and various writings related to the Whitechapel Murders. The world's largest public Ripper newspaper archive.
March 21st, 2017 07:07 PM Go to last post
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Ripper Media (26 Viewing)
Audio, video, and the Ripper Magazines are to be found here. A repository for Modern Ripperology.
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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.
September 18th, 2014 04:30 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!! (1 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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Ripper Trivia (1 Viewing)
Just when you think you know it all, you find that you really don't.
March 14th, 2017 02:55 PM Go to last post
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Ripper URL's (3 Viewing)
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Forum for those whose mother tongue is something other than English.
by AP Wolf
February 27th, 2017 02:37 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
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 (7 Viewing)
There are many other serial killers throughout history that should interest Ripperologists. Herein are the most infamous and mysterious.
March 11th, 2017 07:52 AM Go to last post
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Woman murder from the 1880's onward in which mutilation was performed, post-mortem.
February 26th, 2017 11:55 AM Go to last post
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Forum dedicated to assorted felons of interest to Ripperologists
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Mango Books (1 Viewing)
Important independent & historian friendly publishers founded by Adam Wood
February 26th, 2017 08:00 PM Go to last post
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URL's that link to sites concerning other crimes and serial killers that should be of interest to Ripperologists.
January 31st, 2017 06:31 PM Go to last post
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The Forensics Forum (2 Viewing)
Forum for discussion of the forensic sciences as they may apply to the Whitechapel Murders.
March 11th, 2017 09:10 PM 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....
March 19th, 2017 02:52 AM Go to last post
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Forum for Canadian related news & stories....
by Magpie
February 2nd, 2017 02:46 AM Go to last post
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The American Way (3 Viewing)
by String
March 10th, 2017 04:20 AM Go to last post
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Victoriana (11 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 (9 Viewing)
Whatever doesn't fit well anywhere else can be placed in here.
March 21st, 2017 10:03 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
March 7th, 2017 12:03 AM Go to last post
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Miscellaneous Media (5 Viewing)
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Miscellaneous URL's (1 Viewing)
February 15th, 2017 09:24 PM Go to last post
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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!"
November 1st, 2016 06:19 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 09:11 PM Go to last post
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Forum for political discussions, op-eds, religion, and such
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