British Executions

John Ramsbottom

Age: 34

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 12 May 1908

Crime Location: Prince of Wales Pub,45 Abbey Hey Lane, Gorton, Manchester

Execution Place: Manchester

Method: hanging

Executioner: Henry Pierrepoint


John Ramsbottom murdered his brother-in-law James MacCraw 22 who he shot at the Prince of Wales public house, 45 Abbey Hey Lane, Gorton, Manchester on 1 February 1908.

see National Archives - ASSI 52/134, HO 144/1023/164817