Madness and Murder at Ormondville

Two accounts, one from those those who discovered the scene, and one from the murderer describing the experience

DISTRESSING MURDER AT ORMONDVILLE.

Otago Daily Times , Issue 6876, 29 February 1884, Page 2

ODT18840229.2.54-a1-261w-c32-880-6552-521-78

ODT18840229.2.54-a2-327w-c32-812-6672-653-529 ODT18840229.2.54-a3-329w-c32-806-7204-658-1182 ODT18840229.2.54-a4-327w-c32-1524-203-653-307 ODT18840229.2.54-a5-327w-c32-1527-511-653-522

http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&d=ODT18840229.2.54

THE ORMONDVILLE TRAGEDY.

Oamaru Mail, Volume IV, Issue 1322, 15 February 1884, Page 3OAM18840215.2.16-a1-320w-c32-135-212-640-67 OAM18840215.2.16-a2-352w-c32-91-296-703-2269

http://paperspast.natlib.govt.nz/cgi-bin/paperspast?a=d&cl=search&d=OAM18840215.2.16&srpos=26&e=——-100–1—-0%22strange+fancies%22–

Rowland Herbert Edwards was executed by hanging on the 15th of July 1884 in Napier

With thanks to the National Library of New Zealand

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