The historical crimes and criminals podcast

a podcast looking back at historical crimes, criminals and social stories that created the world we now live!

https://anchor.fm/steven-connelly

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 19m. Bisher sind 80 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 1 day 3 hours

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episode 10: Deacon Brodie; The Real Life Jekyll and Hyde


Deacon Brodie was an 18th Century Scottish Criminal and the real life inspiration for Robert Louis Stevenson's Novella Strange case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde(1886).


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www.deaconbrodie.com/

www.undiscoveredscotland.co.uk/usbiography/b/deaconbrodie.html

deaconbrodie.com/8-april-1788-brodie-leter.html

reedomfactsandstories.com/tag/deacon-brodie/


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 2020-09-08  18m
 
 

episode 9: The theft of the Mona Lisa


In 1911 the Mona Lisa was stolen. the subsequent 2 year search would make it the most famous painting in the world.


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The mysterious theft of the Mona Lisa, Scotti R.A, vintage 2010

www.surinenglish...


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 2020-09-01  14m
 
 

episode 8: The Berners street hoax


In 1809 the most audacious hoax ever happened in London. 

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http://www.victorianweb.org/history/leisure/pubgambling.html

https://www.abouttimemagazine.co.uk/london/about-time-discovered-history-gambling-london/

https://www.telegraph.co...


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 2020-08-25  13m
 
 

episode 7: The murder of Stan the Spiv


A look at 1940's London and the murder of a Black marketeer....


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www.crimeandinvestigation.co.uk/crime-files/donald-hume-the-setty-case


www.historyextra.com/period/second-world-war/10-facts-about-crime-on-the-home-front-in-the-second-world-war/


www.dailymail.co...


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 2020-08-18  20m
 
 

episode 6: Statues of London


London is a City of many statues. Many have interesting stories. In this episode we look at 4 of these statues.



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www.english-heritage.org.uk/about-us/our-places/statues/

lookup.london/philpot-lane-londons-tinest-sculpure/

londonremembers.com/memorials/queen-anne-st-pauls-s


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 2020-08-11  11m
 
 

episode 5: Alexander Pearce and tales of Cannibalism


a Gristly tale of Cannibalism in 19th Century Australia....


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www.thestatworld.com/2016/08/death-of-richard-parker-shipwreck-cannibalism

www.news.com.au/lifestyle/real-life/true-stories/we-ate-each-other-by-one-the-gruesome-story-of-alexander-pearce-the-cannibal-convict/news-story/5795fecf611d6194e3d187ce1c71ee11

Collins, Paul Hells gates:the terrible journey of Alexander Pearce, Van Diemans land cannibal...


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 2020-08-04  20m
 
 

episode 4: the Winchester Geese


The story of the Winchester Geese: prostitutes in medieval Londons south bank


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www.smithsonianmag.com/history/london-graveyard-s-become-memorial-citys-seedier-past-180953104

pastinthepresent.net/2012/11/22/remembering-the-winchester-geese-on-bankside/

thetemplarknight.com/2012/09/09/the-winchester-geese-medieval-prostitution/


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 2020-07-22  7m
 
 

episode 3: Coffee and the south seas bubble


The story of coffee, coffee shops and the south seas bubble


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https://www.bl.uk/restoration-18th-century-literature/articles/newspapers-gossip-and-coffee-house-culture

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/English_coffeehouses_in_the_17th_and_18th_centuries

Henri Misson, M...


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 2020-07-22  21m
 
 

episode 2: Dentistry and the battle of Waterloo


The dentists plundered the battlefields of Europe looking for the teeth of the dead...all to make false teeth!


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www.historyhome.co.uk/c-eight/france/teeth.htm

www.bristolpost.co.uk/news/history/brace-yourself-painful-terrifying-history-25906


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 2020-07-22  11m
 
 

episode 1: Dick Turpin


Dick Turpin is Englands most famous highwayman, yet most of what we know about him is based on legend. this is the true story of Dick Turpin


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stand-and-deliver.org.uk/highwaymen/dick-turpin

www.ourcivilisation.com/smartboard/shop/bynpwllr/roads3.htm

www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/currency-converter/living-in-the-17th-century


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 2020-07-22  22m