Unsolved Murders

George Wilton

Age: 69

Sex: male

Date: 25 Jan 1932

Place: Modbury

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

George Wilton was found drowned in a drinking pool.

He had left his home at 9.30am on the Friday and when towards evening he didn't return, a search party of 30 people went looking for him

His body was found by a constable.

He had lived in Burn's Place in Modbury.

The drinking pool was in a field.


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


see Western Morning News - Wednesday 27 January 1932, p11