Unsolved Murders


Age: 65

Sex: male

Date: 28 Dec 1925

Place: Hodgemoor Wood, Beaconsfield

The body of a man was found in Hodgemoor Wood.

He had a linen cloth over his head and face which was tied around his neck with another tied over it in a similar fashion.

Two bottles were found near to his body, one of which had contained eucalyptus.

It was thought that he had been lying in the shrubs for about a month.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Dundee Courier - Monday 28 December 1925