Unsolved Murders


Age: unknown

Sex: male

Date: 28 Mar 1906

Place: Hayfield

The body of a male child was found in a boat near Hayfield. A coroners jury returned a verdict of 'Found dead, having been suffocated'.

Rats had eaten portions of his limbs away.

*map pointers are rough estimates based on known location details as per Place field above.

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Manchester Courier and Lancashire General Advertiser - Wednesday 28 March 1906