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Marcella Claxton on attack by Peter Sutcliffe

Title
Marcella Claxton on attack by Peter Sutcliffe
Genre
Interview; Technical
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:02:52
Description
Marcella Claxton, a prostitute who survived an attack by Peter Sutcliffe, the Yorkshire Ripper, in May 1976, describes what took place before and after she was struck on the head. Male interviewer not identified. Interview preceded by verbal production note.
Contributors
Marcella Claxton
Keywords
Injuries; Crime; Yorkshire; Women; Murderers; Yorkshire Ripper; Peter Sutcliffe; Prostitutes; Assault; Leeds

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