Unsolved Murders

Isabella Clark Halliday

Age: unknown

Sex: female

Date: 1 Jan 1947

Place: Royston Road, Glasgow

Source: www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

Isabella Clark Halliday died after receiving a blow.

Her husband was tried for her murder, but the charge was later dropped.

It was said that he had assaulted her in Royston Road near Castle Street in Glasgow on the morning of 1 January 1947. It was said that he had struck her a blow on her body with his fist, knocking her down, causing her injuries from which she later died at their home.

They had lived at 64 Coll Street in Glasgow.


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see The Scotsman - Friday 03 January 1947

see The Scotsman - Monday 03 February 1947