The Original Urban Legend: Spring-Heeled Jack

Season 2 Episode 11 | 10m 50s

19th century London and the hunting ground of Spring-Heeled Jack. The fire-breathing, wall-leaping, claw-wielding devil attacked women in their homes and in the streets, terrorizing England for more than 50 years. Learn how Spring-Heeled Jack manifested the fears of the development of urban spaces and the upheaval of social classes and lifestyle changes city life afforded in the 1800s.

Aired: 10/18/20

Rating: NR


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