Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 7 Sep 1927

Place: Greenwich, London

The body of a newly born child was found wrapped up in brown paper at a railway station.

The inquest took place in Greenwich although its not clear what railway station it was found at.

The child had a piece of tape tied tightly round its neck.

A doctor said that the child had been strangled and had died about twelve hours before it was discovered.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Gloucester Citizen - Wednesday 07 September 1927