Unsolved Murders


Age: 0

Sex: male

Date: 13 Oct 1902

Place: Commercial Road, Lambeth

The body of a newly-born child was found in a refuse destructor on Commercial Road.

The body was found by a fireman who was raking out the ashes.

It was shown that the remains must have come from the City in some rubbish.

An open verdict was returned.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Sheffield Evening Telegraph - Monday 13 October 1902