British Executions

Charles Colclough

Age: 45

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 31 Dec 1920

Crime Location: 15 Durham Street, Hanley

Execution Place: Manchester

Method: hanging

Executioner: John Ellis

Source: http://discovery.nationalarchives.co.uk

Charles Colclough murdered George Henry Shenton 40 whose throat he cut at 15 Durham Street, Hanley on 31 October 1920.

see National Archives - ASSI 6/55/1, EXT 11/162

see Nottingham Evening Post - Monday 01 November 1920