British Executions

Edwin Sowerby

Age: 28

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 30 Dec 1920

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Leeds

Method: hanging

Executioner: Thomas Pierrepoint

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

Edwin Sowerby murdered his ex-girlfriend Jane Darwell 19 whose throat he cut at Crofton, near Wakefield on 25 October 1920.