Unsolved Murders

Herbert Bridge

Age: 26

Sex: male

Date: 14 Jan 1918

Place: Morton Street, Longsight

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

Herbert Bridge died from a fractured skull.

He had returned home apparently well and had some tea. Shortly after he was found unconscious in the lavatory and never recovered.

It was not known how he had received the injury, accidental, or otherwise.

An open verdict was returned.

He was a warehouse stock-keeper.


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see Manchester Evening News - Monday 14 January 1918