Diary of a Resurrectionist Monday 23rd December 1811

Monday 23rd.

Went for orders to Wilson and Brookes, Met Bill, Brought one to Carpue, Sent him back to bring 2 from Bartho’w. 1 for Brookes, 1 for Bell, Ben’n and Jack got 5 small at Harpers.

Orders from James Wilson (Windmill Street) and Joshua Brookes (Great Marlborough Street). Met Bill Harnett, brought a subject to Carpue (Dean Street), sent Bill to St Bartholomew’s for 2 subjects, one for Brookes and one for Bell (Leicester Square).

Meanwhile, Ben Crouch and Jack Harnett (who were cronies) raised 5 subjects at Harpers.

Half of the party distributed; the other half replenished the store…


About theresurrectionists

My name is Kirsty Chilton. I am a Medical Historian working in London and relentlessly searching for the body snatchers of 18th and 19th century London. Currently, the content of this blog is a personal project to repost and comment on the diary of 19th century Resurrectionist Joseph Naples 200 years from the time it was written.
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