The Wardsend Body Snatching Scandal of 1862

On 3 June 1862 Sexton Isaac Howard was accused of exhuming cadavers and selling them to Sheffield Medical School. The Reality of his crimes however was much worse.

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5 Ingenious Forms of Body Snatching Prevention

Some ingeneous forms of body snatching prevention were dreamt up during the body snatching era. In this post I look at my top 5 favourites.

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5 Bizarre Hiding Places Body Snatchers Used For Cadavers

From dungheaps to watery graves, if a body snatcher needed to get rid of a cadaver quickly, they found some pretty ingeneous ways of doing it!

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A Short Tale Of A London Body Snatcher | Joseph Naples

A Short tale about the time notorious London body snatcher Joseph Naples broke out of prison.

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