British Executions

William Charles Adolphus Beal

Age: 20

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 10 Dec 1912

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Chelmsford

Method: hanging

Executioner: John Ellis


William Charles Adolphus Beal murdered his girlfriend Clara Elizabeth Carter 17 whose throat he cut at Abbey Lane, Stratford, West Ham on 12 September 1912.

see National Archives - CRIM 1/134/5 and HO 144/1237/230398