Unsolved Murders

Reginald Beavers

Age: 37

Sex: male

Date: 3 Jan 1922

Place: Tinsley Locks

Reginald Beavers was found in Tinsley Locks on the Tuesday morning.

The cause of death was given as drowning but he also had extensive injuries including a fractured collar bone and several broken and fractured ribs.

His body was found by a lock-keeper at the Tinsley Locks when he found that he could not close the lock gates. He had put a hook down and then dragged up the body.

He had lived on Brinsworth Lane in Brinsworth.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Sheffield Independent - Thursday 05 January 1922