Picture of Buck's Row Whitechapel in London's East End (now Durward St) - site of Jack the Ripper's first murder on 31 August 1888. Mary Ann "Polly" Nichols' body was discovered 3 metres back from the corner of the tall brick building.

Take a Ripper virtual tour from the first murder scene. Click on the map below to view all 5 murder scenes and other key locations in the hunt for the world's first recognised serial killer.

Buck's Row Whitechapel

Jack the Ripper's London 1888

View Jack the Ripper Walk, Whitechapel, Greater London UK in a larger map

This link will take you to the key points in London where Jack the Ripper carried out his 5 murders
over 71 days from 31 August 1888 to 9 November 1888. You can use this map to make your own Jack the
Ripper walk around London or to trace the movements of the Whitechapel killer whose identity has
never been established.

Books: The Killer of Little Shepherds - Waterloo Record

Books: The Killer of Little Shepherds - Waterloo Record: "
Books: The Killer of Little Shepherds Waterloo Record Vacher, billed by contemporaries as the French Jack the Ripper, was a colourful, self-dramatizing psychopath, but the book's greatest interest lies in the debates between early criminologists over the definition of a criminal type and the development ...