Unsolved Murders

Kate Birkett

Age: unknown

Sex: female

Date: 9 Sep 1933

Place: Beachy Head

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

Kate Birkett was found dead in some bushes at Beachy Head.

She was found with a copy of the book Barnaby Rudge with her.

When she was found it was thought that she had been dead for a few hours.

She was described as an elderly lady.


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


see Western Daily Press - Saturday 09 September 1933, p10

see Portsmouth Evening News - Saturday 09 September 1933

see Birmingham Daily Gazette - Saturday 09 September 1933