Tag: Carlisle

  • The Brutal Slaying of Alexander Norval (1910)

    The Brutal Slaying of Alexander Norval (1910)

    Shortly before midnight on Saturday, 5th November 1910, P.C Greenwood had barely made his way into an area in Carlisle known as West Walls, when, after checking on individual premises, he came across an unlocked warehouse door at number 15. As the area was well known for beggars and vagabonds…

  • THE SAD AFFAIR OF ELIZABETH SPENCER (1885) | True Crime – S2 Ep10

    THE SAD AFFAIR OF ELIZABETH SPENCER (1885) | True Crime – S2 Ep10

    Today, we seemingly take many things for granted, never giving a thought to what our ancestors went through over a hundred years ago.  Going to and from work using our cars as well as other means of transport, to carrying out our daily duties within our workplaces which is reminiscent…

  • THE SAD AFFAIR OF ELIZABETH SPENCER (1885) | Carlisle

    THE SAD AFFAIR OF ELIZABETH SPENCER (1885) | Carlisle

    Today, we seemingly take many things for granted, never giving a thought to what our ancestors went through over a hundred years ago.  Going to and from work using our cars as well as other means of transport, to carrying out our daily duties within our workplaces which is reminiscent…