British Executions

John Crossland

Age: 34

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 22 Jul 1919

Crime Location: 22 Prince Albert Street, Blackburn

Execution Place: Liverpool

Method: hanging

Executioner: John Ellis

Source: http://www.capitalpunishmentuk.org/

John Crossland murdered his wife Ellen Crossland 35 at 22 Prince Albert Street, Blackburn on 8 May 1919.

see Gloucester Journal - Saturday 26 July 1919

see National Archives - ASSI 52/287