Unsolved Murders

Elizabeth Crawford

Age: 12

Sex: female

Date: 18 Sep 1916

Place: 7 Hill Street, Greenock

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

Elizabeth Crawford vanished after going to see her sister.

She had lived with her father on Hill Street, Greenock and had gone to see her sister who was in service at a hotel in Gourock. She later left her sister at 11pm to take a tram home but didnt arrive.

She was last seen wearing a dark dress, faded navy blue jacket, white pinafore and black slippers.

She had light brown hair and a scar on the right side of her neck.


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see Sunday Post - Sunday 22 October 1916