The Great Train Robbery: The Untold Story From The Closed Investigation Files

The Great Train Robbery: The Untold Story From The Closed Investigation Files

Andrew Cook


the good teach theft of 1963 is without doubt one of the such a lot notorious crimes in British background.

The bulk of the cash stolen (equivalent to over £40 million this present day) hasn't ever been recovered, and there has now not been a unmarried 12 months given that 1963 whilst one point of the crime or its members has no longer been featured within the media.
Despite the wealth and volume of this assurance, a bunch of questions have remained unanswered: Who used to be at the back of the theft? used to be it an inside of task? And who bought away with the crime of the century? Fifty years of selective falsehood and delusion has obscured the truth of the tale in the back of the theft.
The incontrovertible fact that plenty of the unique research and prosecution documents on these concerned and purported to were concerned have been closed, in lots of instances until eventually 2045, has in simple terms served to muddy the waters nonetheless additional.

Now, via Freedom of knowledge requests and the unique establishing of a lot of those records, Andrew cook dinner finds a brand new photograph of the crime and its research that, finally, offers solutions to a lot of those questions.

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