A tragic tale remembered…….

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This is the grave, in the cemetery of the Bagshot Chapel, where the remains of a Victorian maid servant lie in peace after a short and unhappy life.  More details of this ’cause célèbre’ can be found below – including verbatim reports from the time.

http://bagshotvillage.org.uk/people/popejoy.shtml

http://www.surreyheath.gov.uk/leisure/museum/ejpopejoy.htm

http://www.open.ac.uk/Arts/history-from-police-archives/RB1/Pt1/pt1MansPopejoy.html

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