British Executions

Charles Coleman

Age: 36

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 21 Dec 1911

Crime Location:

Execution Place: St Albans

Method: hanging

Executioner: John Ellis


Charles Coleman murdered Rose Anna Gurney 49 who he stabbed to death in Rickmansworth Park on 15 July 1911.

He had just recently been released from prison for mutilating a dog where he had served 6 months.