Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: female

Date: 4 Jun 1935

Place: Auchtermairnie Mill, Kennoway

The body of a newly-born female child was found at Kennoway.

It was found wrapped up in a parcel in a field on Auchtermairnie Mill by two men who were attracted to it after their greyhound dogs started barking at it.

The post-mortem stated that the child was fully developed and had been born alive, and that it had died about two to three weeks earlier.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see The Scotsman - Tuesday 04 June 1935