interesting deaths

Mundane or propane:

Victim: James Davis (c 1858-1878)
Cause of death: From a gunshot
Circumstance: died from tetanus after losing his thumb while scaring rooks on a farm in Titchfield Hampshire
Origin of this story: letter from Nicholas Brown and King’s School Bruton year book

Blew me away. Way to go.

I'd have had more exciting afternoons at the corn clinic. Get this snoozeworthy material off the site.
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