The Great Burdon Burdon Slow Poisoning Mystery

09/03/2014 09:25:48 Carol Atkinson

Another story has been added to the Local History, Stories section on the Hub. There is buried in Haughton Churchyard one Joseph Snaith Wooler, who died on September 25th in 1871, aged 61. The gravestone which commemorates his wife, Jane, who died 16 years previously on June 27th, 1855, aged 46. Wooler was the central figure in what became known throughout the country as the Great Burdon Slow Poisoning Mystery.

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