Unsolved Murders

Newborn Baby

Age: newborn

Sex: female

Date: 17 Mar 1925

Place: Nottingham Canal, London Road, Nottingham

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

New born baby found in sack in the Nottingham Canal near London Road, Nottingham.

The child was in a sale wrapped in some old clothes with a brick which was all tied up and attached to a rock. the child had been in the water for about 3 week. the cild had been attended to after birth and had died from a fractured skull.


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see Nottingham Evening Post - Tuesday 17 March 1925