Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: female

Date: 12 Sep 1906

Place: River Usk, Newport

The body of a newly-born female child was found on the east side of the Usk on 12 September 1906.

Its cause of death was given as being due to exposure and a verdict of 'Found Dead' was returned with it being stated that there was no evidence to show how the child had come by its death.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see South Wales Daily News - Saturday 13 October 1906