Detectives and police from Scotland Yard search the back garden of 10 Rillington Place

Made:
1953-03-25
photographer:
William Jones

'Detectives and police from Scotland Yard search the back garden' John Christie, from Halifax, was a murderer active in the 1940 and 1950s

A photograph of police and detectives from Scotland Yard searching the back garden of 10 Rillington Place, taken in March 1953 by William Jones for the Daily Herald.

John Christie, from Halifax, was a murderer active in the 1940 and 1950s, when he killed seven women by strangling them at his home 10 Rillington Place, Notting Hill, London.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/11800
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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