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Story of the month

Every month we offer a tantalising glimpse of just a few of the riveting tales that await the reader in Journals published each year since 2002.

This month we feature The Hope Street Bodies in the Cellar Scandal by John Gannon, which appeared in the 2021 Journal.

An instruction to take three heavy wooden barrels of ‘Bitter Salts’ to George’s Dock for shipment to Edinburgh was a lucrative hire for carter George Leech. But these arrangements were far from what they seemed…

The full story can be read in the Journal.