20 min

The Unsolved Murder of Eliza Grimwood, 1838 Mania

    • History

The year is 1838 in the Lambeth Borough of London; we descend onto Waterloo Road, home of the prostitute Eliza Grimwood. The denizens of London may be poor, but more than ever, stories of gruesome, unsolved murders are thriving in newspapers and editorials. The question is, who is committing all of these heinous 'rippings' and more importantly: why?

The year is 1838 in the Lambeth Borough of London; we descend onto Waterloo Road, home of the prostitute Eliza Grimwood. The denizens of London may be poor, but more than ever, stories of gruesome, unsolved murders are thriving in newspapers and editorials. The question is, who is committing all of these heinous 'rippings' and more importantly: why?

20 min