Unsolved Murders

William Ewart Bamford

Age: 28

Sex: male

Date: 20 Apr 1912

Place: Manchester

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

William Ewart Bamford was a broker’s agent and had gone out to Manchester on business.

He returned around 11.30pm in a taxi cab and was bleeding about the face and later said that he had been attacked.

He was taken to the Rochdale Infirmary the next day where he stayed for a while and was then taken home again.

However, he was later taken back to the infirmary where he died.


see Rochdale Observer - Wednesday 04 February 1914