Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 10 December 2022), February 1904, trial of FRANCIS BLACKBURN (31) (t19040229-258).

FRANCIS BLACKBURN, Killing > murder, 29th February 1904.

258. FRANCIS BLACKBURN (31) was indicated for and charged on the Coroner's inquisition with the wilful murder of Louise Blackburn.

MR. C. MATHEWS and MR. ARTHUR GILL Prosecuted; MR. FRAMPTON and MR. BRAY Defended.

The prisoner in the hearing of the Jury said that he was guilty of man-slaughter, and the dury returned that verdic'. Twelve months' hard labour.