Unsolved Murders


Age: unknown

Sex: female

Date: 5 Feb 1880

Place: Kentish Town

A woman was killed in her shop in Kentish Town.

A trap had been seen to drive up to the door of her little shop. The woman had been taking tea in the back parlour. The two mn from the trap went in and then shortly after were seen to come out. After a child went in to buy some sweets the woman was found brained with a crowbar.

Date not known, guessed at 1880.


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see Morpeth Herald - Saturday 06 August 1904