British Executions

John Scadding

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 28 Mar 1795

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Dorset

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Saturday, 28 March 1795 (Western Flying Post)

John Scadding guilty of a burglary in the dwelling house of Grace Holloway, widow, in the parish of Evershot on 28th February 1795: stealing therefrom 74 yards of check linen and other goods (valued at £7.6.6d).