Unsolved Murders


Age: 1 week

Sex: female

Date: 9 Mar 1963

Place: Upper Street, Islington

The body of a newly-born female child was found near an outside lavatory at some works in Upper Street, Islington on 9 March 1963.

It was found in a lobby at the rear of a gown factory workroom in Upper Street.

A woman's handkerchief, tightly rolled, had been pushed down the child's throat.

The child had been about a week old.

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Holloway Press - Friday 10 May 1963

see Holloway Press - Friday 22 March 19633