Unsolved Murders

Baby

Age: new born

Sex: female

Date: 7 May 1909

Place: White House, Lanthom Road, East Ham

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

A new born female child was found in a canvas bag in the forecourt of a house in Lanthom Road.

The medical evidence showed that the child had died through inattention at birth and a verdict of manslaughter against some person or person’s unknown was returned at the coroner’s inquest.


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


see Chelmsford Chronicle - Friday 07 May 1909

see Northampton Mercury - Friday 08 April 1910