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By Howard Sounes

This can be an account of the serial murders at 25 Cromwell road, Gloucester, in accordance with interviews with family members and pals of Fred and Rose West. the writer broke the tale of the killings in a piece of writing in The Sunday Mirror in March 1994.

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He was later told that Steggles had stabled his animal and had taken a fresh hack-horse from the Half Moon inn on the High Street, intent on riding to the Black Bear in Cambridge. Not to be outdone, Macro called on a friend in Newmarket and having explained his mission, asked if Mr Eaton would ride with him to Cambridge to gather any further intelligence they could. Both men rode to Market Passage in Cambridge where the yard of the Black Bear coaching inn was located (now the site of the Guildhall).

The Bell Inn at Kennett, a coaching inn reputed to have been a regular stop-off point for highwaymen like Dick Turpin. No less scandalous were the exploits of highway robbers James Wilson and Thomas Kersey. Operating on the roads between Bury St Edmunds and Brandon, Wilson would dress as a gamekeeper and lure unsuspecting travellers towards him. When they were within range he would level his shotgun at the unfortunate victims and demand their belongings while Kersey would emerge from his hiding place to collect their valuables.

He arranged for a man to watch out for the horseman’s arrival and to observe his movements. He was later told that Steggles had stabled his animal and had taken a fresh hack-horse from the Half Moon inn on the High Street, intent on riding to the Black Bear in Cambridge. Not to be outdone, Macro called on a friend in Newmarket and having explained his mission, asked if Mr Eaton would ride with him to Cambridge to gather any further intelligence they could. Both men rode to Market Passage in Cambridge where the yard of the Black Bear coaching inn was located (now the site of the Guildhall).

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