British Executions

Patrick Murphy

Age: 17

Sex: male

Crime: Burglary

Date Of Execution: 17 Sep 1803

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Lancaster Castle

Method: hanging




John Old and Patrick Murphy, both of Liverpool, guilty of a burglary in the dwelling house of Thomas Aurell (?) and Joseph Rutter in the parish of Ormskirk on 28th April 1803: stealing therefrom 12 yards of Nankeen (valued at £1.4/-), 5 yards of Quilting (valued at £2), 10 yards of Calico (valued at 12/-), 14 yards of White Swansdown cotton (valued at £1.5/-) and 100 yards of cotton cloth (valued at £20).