Unsolved Murders

Ellen Lloyd

Age: 16

Sex: female

Date: 3 Jan 1917

Place: Grand Surrey Canal, Deptford

Ellen Lloyd was found dead in the Grand Surrey Canal.

She had gone missing on 10 December 1916 after a part saying that she was going to drown herselt, but the doctor said that her body had not been in the water for more than eight days, which left sixteen days unaccounted for.

The coroner said that the situation left them against a blank wall unless the doctor was mistaken.

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

see www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk

see Pall Mall Gazette - Friday 05 January 1917