British Executions

Edward Hopwood

Age: 45

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 29 Jan 1913

Crime Location:

Execution Place: 1913

Method: hanging

Executioner: Thomas Pierrepoint


Edward Hopwood murdered his girlfriend Florence Alice Bernadette Silles 34 who he shot in a taxi-cab, Fenchurch Street, London on 28 September 1912.

see National archives - CRIM 1/136 and HO 144/1229/228792