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Mr Pick’s family: researching London lives in the 19th century

Wellcome Collection This is a post about how a random name in an archive can take you on a journey that brings a family centuries... • posted 5 days ago

Crime links for June 2020

Not as many interesting crime history stories this month as previously, but here are a couple that I’ve read over the... • posted 7 days ago

The Cheltenham Murder Walk

I thought I’d try something different today: I’ve been researching some different crime cases that are linked... • posted 26 days ago

How Cyril shot his sister

The village of Navenby, Lincolnshire, home of the Parr family This isn’t a crime, but a horrible accident, and one... • posted 33 days ago