Tag: Warner Street

  • The Warner Street Murder (1896)

    The Warner Street Murder (1896)

    Just after 10am on the morning of Tuesday, 9th June 1896, a young boy burst into the workshop of John Coates and his son Thomas, which was situated along the cobbled road of Bridge-street, Accrington and just behind the now forgotten, Brown Cow public inn. In a frenzied state of…