British Executions

Richard Clifford Brinkley

Age: 53

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 13 Aug 1907

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Wandsworth

Method: hanging

Executioner: Henry Pierrepoint


Richard Clifford Brinkley murdered Richard Beck 55 and Elizabeth Beck 57 who he poisoned with prussic acid at 32 Churchill Road, Croydon on 20 April 1907.

see National Archives - HO 144/854/151898