Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 5 Dec 1947

Place: Cwmcelyn Feeder, Blaina

The body of a newly born child was found on the ice-bound Cwmcelyn Feeder in Blaina.

It was found by a 17-year-old boy.

The inquest stated that the child had not been identified and that it was thought that it had had a separate existence, but that it was hard to say how long the child had lived.

The doctor said that owing to the condition of the body that its death could not be ascertained.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see South Wales Gazette - Friday 05 December 1947