Unsolved Murders

Frederick Leng

Age: 61

Sex: male

Date: 12 May 1958

Place: Denham Road, Wallsend

Frederick Leng died from pneumonia following a fractured skull.

An open verdict was returned at his inquest after it was heard that there was no evidence to show how he received his injury.

He died in Newcastle General Hospital on Monday 12 May 1958.

He had been a shipwright.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Shields Daily News - Wednesday 14 May 1958, p12