British Executions

Walter Wood

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 31 May 1887

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Strangeways

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Murder of wife; Manchester

Walter Wood for the murder of his wife, Emma (entered as W W on the prison burial register).

Reference to his hanging here states that he was hung on 30th May 1887 not 31 May 1887???