Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 16 Aug 1902

Place: Trinity Church, Kensington

A baby was found in an old sack fastened with a hairpin in the churchyard of Trinity Church by a man walking along the footpath who saw it moving.

It was wrapped up in a dress and then put in a sack.

The baby was taken to the infirmary but later died from exposure.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Portsmouth Evening News - Monday 18 August 1902