Unsolved Murders

Pamela Coventry

Age: 11

Sex: female

Date: 19 Jan 1939

Place: Hornchurch, Essex

Source: discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk

Found dead in fields near Hornchurch, Essex. She had her legs tied with an electric cable and a cigarette butt left on her. A man was tried but found not guilty.

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

see The New Murderers Whos Who by Gaute and Odell

see The Investigation Of Murder by Campbell 1966

see Crime And Science by Thorwald 1967

see Country Copper by Totterdell 1956

see National Archives - MEPO 3/806, CRIM 1/1084