One of the victims of the 1904 double murder was a woman sampan dweller. Picture: SCMP

Murder in Hong Kong: when three foreigners were hanged for sampan killing in 1904

The killing of a Chinese woman on a sampan and a four-year-old were deemed particularly heinous having been committed by ‘a class superior’ – two Americans and a Swede

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One of the victims of the 1904 double murder was a woman sampan dweller. Picture: SCMP
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