Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: female

Date: 30 Aug 1955

Place: 109-119 Gildarts Gardens, Vauxhall Road, Liverpool

The body of a newly-born female child was found near the wall dustbins at the entrance to 109-119 Gildarts Gardens near Vauxhall Road in Liverpool on Tuesday 30 August 1955.

It was found by a woman that had lived at 34 Gildarts Gardens.

The police were informed by a man that lived at 5 Dulas Road in Kirkby at about 6.30am that the body had been found and when they went to see they found the body wrapped up in an eiderdown, a dirty white bedsheet and a woman's cardigan.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Liverpool Echo - Thursday 01 September 1955, p7