Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 27 Sep 1920

Place: St. Thomass Church, Blackpool

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

The body of a newly-born child was found wrapped up in newspaper on some spare ground near to St. Thomas's Church in Blackpool.

The body was discovered by two men walking across the ground. When they saw it, one of the men stirred the parcel with his foot and the body was disclosed.

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

see Lancashire Evening Post - Monday 27 September 1920