British Executions

William or Slenderman Clark

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 26 Mar 1877

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Lincoln

Method: hanging

Executioner: William Marwood


William Clark was sentenced to death at Lincoln Assizes on 8th March, for the murder of Henry Walker, a gamekeeper at Norton Disney, in February. He was arrested at Lowestoft, and at the trial two colleagues testified that they had been with him when he shot Walker dead. He was hanged by William Marwood on the 26th March 1877 in Lincoln.