Unsolved Murders


Age: unknown

Sex: female

Date: 26 Jan 1904

Place: Chesterfield and Stockwith Canal

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

The body of a newly-born child was found in the Chesterfield and Stockwith Canal.

The child was found by some bargemen floating in the canal in a nightgown.

The cause of death was given as asphyxia.