Date: 21 Jan 1931
Place: River Trent, Colwick
The body of a newly-born male child was found in the River Trent at Colwick.
It was found by a policeman who saw an object floating close to the bank on the south side. When he recovered it he found it to be a dead child. There was no clothing or wrapping of any kind on it.
see Nottingham Journal - Thursday 22 January 1931