Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 13 Jul 1926

Place: Peckham Rye Park

The body of a newly born child was found in Peckham Rye Park by some children who were playing.

The child was wrapped up in a blanket and then two large pieces of brown paper.

A verdict of death through want and attention was returned.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see The Scotsman - Tuesday 13 July 1926