Unsolved Murders

Baby

Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 3 Aug 1913

Place: Coal Dock, Hartlepool

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

The body of a child was found wrapped up in paper in the Coal Dock at Hartlepool.

Part of an apron was found twisted round the child’s neck and pieces of cotton sheet were found in its mouth.


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


see Sunderland Daily Echo and Shipping Gazette - Wednesday 13 August 1913