Unsolved Murders

Margaret Peel

Age: unknown

Sex: female

Date: 1 Jan 1938

Place: Fewston, West Yorkshire

Source: search.proquest.com

Margaret Peel was beaten to death in the shop she ran in Fewston.

She had been hit around the head 11 times.

Her husband was tried for her murder but acquitted.


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


see Evening Mail [Birmingham (UK)] 14 Aug 1999: 11.

see Ilkley Gazette