Unsolved Murders

Florence Leenie Read

Age: 28

Sex: female

Date: 2 Oct 1908

Place: Olympia Mansions, Hammersmith Road, Olympia, Hammersmith

Florence Leenie Read died from an illegal operation.

She was a professional actress known as Maud Courtney.

It was heard that she had paid an un-named medical man £10 for the operation and that it had not been the first time.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Nottingham Journal - Friday 02 October 1908