Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 9 May 1919

Place: Hotel Victoria, Southend

The body of a newly-born male child was found in a bin in the yard of the Hotel Victoria in Southend by a dustman who was clearing it out.

It was thought that the child had been there for about two days and had had rubbish placed on top of it.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Chelmsford Chronicle - Friday 09 May 1919