Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 13 Mar 1935

Place: Seacroft

The body of a newly-born child was found wrapped up in brown paper on the sand dunes at Seacroft near Skegness.

The body was that of a fully-developed male child and was said to have had marks on its neck indicating that death had been due to asphyxia caused by something being tied round its neck.

The body was found by a 10-year old schoolboy that had been out playing on the dunes with a friend.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Skegness Standard - Wednesday 13 March 1935

see Nottingham Journal - Saturday 05 January 1935