Fatal Gun Accident Castle Bromwich

Western Daily Press – Friday 8th October 1858 The Fatal Gun Accident at Castle Bromwich On Wednesday W. S. Poole Esq., held an inquest at the Bradford Arms Inn on the body of Mr. Douglas Ward, whose melancholy death from a gun accident was announced yesterday.The jury, a highly respectable one, of which Mr. John Blewitt was the foreman, having been sworn in, proceeded to view the body, which...
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Stories Behind the Headstones

Sad Death of An Actor Have you ever wondered about the stories behind the headstones in graveyards. Why did that person die so young? What happened to cause the deaths of so many family members so close together? What was life like for the person buried in the grave? Over the next few months we will be researching the stories hidden in Castle Bromwich Graveyard and documenting them on this...
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