Unsolved Murders

Henry James Bellamy

Age: 51

Sex: male

Date: 9 Sep 1923

Place: Limehouse Cut, London

Henry James Bellamy was found dead in Limehouse Cut, London.

He had been unemployed for a long period but had just obtained week a week earlier, but it proved to be unsuitable and he was said to have started to search for a better task.

It was noted that his body had been discovered by a boy that had been throwing stones at it, thinking that it was the head of a dog in the canal.

Henry Bellamy had lodged in Burgess Street, Limehouse.

An open verdict was returned.

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see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Reynolds's Newspaper - Sunday 09 September 1923