British Executions

Robert Hamilton

Age: 20

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 3 May 1793

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Bristol

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Friday, 3 May 1793

Robert Hamilton (aged 20) for a burglary in the shop of Thomas Lyne in St Margaret, Bristol on 5th November 1792: stealing therefrom 80 yards of Calico (valued at £10) and 300 yards of ribbon (valued at £3).