Murders

KINGSWOOD & SOUNDWELL Local History Site

HISTORIC MURDER STORIES FROM THE KINGSWOOD AREA

 

In the following pages I'll reproduce newspaper stories from when the events occurred.

 

Part 1

 

1824 Killing at the Tennis Court Inn

 

1842 Murder and suicide

 

Part 2

 

1863 Murder of a coal hawker

 

Part 3

 

1893 Shooting of a woman in Soundwell

Gloucestershire inquest reports 1723 -1838