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poster for 11th January meeting

Download poster for 11th January meeting

Burke and Hare revisited

John Baxter

Wednesday 11th January 2017 at 7pm
Augustine United Church,
41 George IV Bridge,
Edinburgh, EH1 1EL

There is access for the disabled and an induction loop at the hall.

John Baxter is a historian whose main study area is the Burke and Hare Murders and more broadly, bodysnatching across Britain. He is owner of a walking tour company focussing on murder locations in Edinburgh and has been featured on ITV and BBC talking about bodysnatching and the West Port Murders. He has spoken extensively on the subject and has been enlisted as a consultant for TV, film and stage.

View the location of the Augustine United Church on a map.

Lectures are free to members and open to non-members paying a small fee (currently £5.00).