Unsolved Murders


Age: 1

Sex: male

Date: 16 Sep 1916

Place: Hythe Canal

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

The body of an 18-month-old child was found in the Hythe Canal.

At its inquest the coroner said that the fact that its parents had not come forward suggested that foul play might have been involved.

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

Folkestone Express, Sandgate, Shorncliffe & Hythe Advertiser - Saturday 16 September 1916