Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 26 Jun 1918

Place: Buxton

The body of a newly-born infant was found wrapped up in brown paper by a woman carriage cleaner under the seat a seat on a train at the Midland Station in Buxton.

The child was under the seat in a third-class carriage which had been part of an express train travelling from Nottingham to Manchester and then from Manchester to Buxton on the same day.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Lincolnshire Echo - Wednesday 26 June 1918

see Sheffield Daily Telegraph - Wednesday 26 June 1918