Souvenirs from the Jack the Ripper Museum; image taken from museum website at: http://www.jacktherippermuseum.com/

22nd August 2015: The Jack the Ripper Museum and thoughts around “Ripperology”

I have been following the debate around the opening of the new Jack the Ripper Museum at 12 Cable Street, London both on the Museum Association’s LinkedIn pages, and also via the press who have interviewed irate support groups and local communities.  Yet I can’t help reflecting that the man at the root of it all – Mark Palmer-Edgecumbe – will be…