Unsolved Murders

Harold Crines

Age: 24

Sex: male

Date: 3 Aug 1921

Place: Whitby Harbour, Whitby, Yorkshire

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

Harold Crines was knocked into a harbour during a dispute.

He had been struck during a dispute on the pier at Whitby and knocked into the water.

Harold Crines had been a private in the 5th Battalion of the Duke of Wellington's Regiment which was encamped near Whitby.


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


see Dundee Courier - Wednesday 03 August 1921

see Hull Daily Mail - Wednesday 03 August 1921

see "Unsolved Murders." Times [London, England] 28 Dec. 1922: 3. The Times Digital Archive. Web. 4 Mar. 2013.

see Buckingham Advertiser and Free Press - Saturday 30 December 1922