Unsolved Murders

Woman

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Date: 5 Feb 1880

Place: Harley Street, London

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

A woman was discovered in a barrel in a cellar in a Harley Street house. She was doubled up and preserved in chloride of lime.

It was thought that the murderer had thought that the chloride of lime would disolved her body but instead it preserved it although her identity could not be determined.

Date not known.

see Morpeth Herald - Saturday 06 August 1904


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