British Executions

Charles William Conlin

Age: 22

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 4 Jan 1929

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Durham

Method: hanging

Executioner: Thomas Pierrepoint


Charles William Conlin murdered his grandparents Thomas Kirby 62 and Emily Frances Kirby 64 who he beat and buried alive at Briar Garth, Norton on 22 September 1928.

see Northern Echo

see National Archives - PCOM 9/267, HO 144/11143 and ASSI 45/88/8

see Hull Daily Mail - Monday 17 December 1928