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story of Scotland Yard.

George Dilnot

story of Scotland Yard.

by George Dilnot

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Published by Bles in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Metropolitan Police.

  • ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20833624M

      Scotland yard full Documentary of the history and modern Scotland yard and workforce. Scotland yard's the Metropolitans Police HQ based in London called "New. Stories from Scotland Yard Item Preview remove-circle Dirty work -- Fine art -- A diamond robbery -- A peculiar clue -- The story of a mole -- Missing -- The career of a French youth -- A murder and a sequel -- A domestic tragedy -- A mystery -- A sharp trick -- An intercepted order, a Fenian episode -- Under suspicion -- Dealing in.

      Herbert Hannam was the policeman who helped send the man behind double murder to the gallows and forged a career as a tough law enforcer . This book has 36 pages and was uploaded by Ontology on May 6, The file size is mb. Publisher is Magazine Enterprises.

    Bibliography: p. Includes index I: The yard at work -- The murder of police Constable Gutteridge -- II: The need for Scotland Yard -- Eighteenth-century conditions: the watchmen -- Sir Thomas de Veil and the fieldings -- Bow Street experiments -- The Cato Street conspiracy -- III: The establishment of Scotland Yard -- The public opposition -- The Duke of Wellington's mistake -- The demand. Several years ago my friend Ralph Straus began a history of the Metropolitan Police. He had the generous help of the authorities at New Scotland Yard in being given access to the records without which such a work as he contemplated could not have been undertaken.


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Boston, New York, Houghton Mifflin Co., (OCoLC) OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages, 10 unnumbered leaves of plates: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: I: The yard at work --The murder of police Constable Gutteridge --II: The need for Scotland Yard --Eighteenth-century conditions: the watchmen --Sir Thomas de Veil and the fieldings --Bow Street experiments --The Cato Street conspiracy --III: The establishment of Scotland Yard.

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The name derives from the location of the original Metropolitan Police headquarters at 4 Whitehall Place, which had a rear entrance on a street called Great Scotland Yard. Sir Basil's book is a careful and painstaking study of Scotland Yard, enlivened throughout by the recital of various famous cases like the Crippen case, the Cutteridge murder, the robbery of the Dover Mail, the McNaughton Case, and the Hampstead murder.

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