Unsolved Murders

Baby

Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 4 Jul 1935

Place: Oxford Road, Dewsbury

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

The mummified body of a newly-born child was found in the roof of a property on Oxford Road in Dewsbury.

It was found by some workmen in the underdrawing of the roof as they were carrying out repairs.


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see Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer - Monday 08 July 1935