More Foul Deeds & Suspicious Deaths in Wakefield by Kate Taylor

By Kate Taylor

How the physique of a Wakefield homicide sufferer was once exhibited for a expense in 1853, the strange tale of a Normanton miner attacked via a filthy rich Crofton gentleman in 1875, the tragic demise of a 21-year previous lady on what must have been her marriage ceremony day in 1909, and the case of the Sandal dental lecturer who killed his followed daughter in 1966 are among the foul deeds acknowledged in additional Foul Deeds and Suspicious Deaths in Wakefield. In a spouse quantity to Foul Deeds and Suspicious Deaths in Wakefield (2001) Kate Taylor has assembled greater than fifty extra bills of terrible deaths in or close to Wakefield. a few killings replicate the tensions and resentment of family lifestyles yet there are mysteries too just like the case of a guy came upon useless in 1860 in a shallow beck with out marks of violence on him. In an incident in Horbury regarding the loss of life of a toddler in 1849 it used to be the assistant constable pursuing the inquiries who died. The ebook indicates anything of the cultural context that may promote...

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Bedford did not have a safety lamp. William Thomas Andrew, from Ossett, another bottom steward, claimed that the pit was in a good state and described Bedford as a ‘steady man’. Bedford, he said, had been as much exposed to danger himself as anyone else. Low Laithes from Lindle Hill in 2002, showing the landscape where the Bull Pit was. The author The jury found that Pickford’s death resulted from ‘suffocation by foul air produced by the effects of the explosion of firedamp caused by the incautious use of a candle or other light’.

There was a fight which Green and Swift tried to stop. Rhodes and Birkenshaw then turned on Swift. Green managed to draw the attackers away. The junction of Warrengate and Kirkgate where the fracas took place, pictured in 2003. The author John Stead, who was the landlord of the Dolphin, was woken about 2 am by all the noise and heard Swift say that he had been stabbed. He saw three other men walking away. John White Ellis, who was an apprentice to Perkins the grocer, heard Swift say, ‘Joe Green, I call you to witness that he has stabbed me’.

Criminal Chronology of York Castle with a register of the criminals capitally convicted and executed at the county assizes, commencing March 1 1379 to the present time. York (1886). 2. Jarvis on Coroners. CHAPTER 1 Justifiable Homicide 1831 Poaching was a sufficient problem on the Woolley Hall estate in the early 1830s for three men to spend a wintry night in 1831 watching over the game in Seckar Wood. They were Matthew Ellis, the under-keeper, and two assistants, Joseph Horbury and John Naylor.

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