British Executions

Richard Hetherington

Age: 36

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 20 Jun 1933

Crime Location: East View, Newby

Execution Place: Liverpool

Method: hanging

Executioner: Thomas Pierrepoint


Richard Hetherington murdered Joseph Nixon 76 and Mary Ann Nixon 75 who he shot at "East View", Newby on 19 February 1933.

see Lichfield Mercury - Friday 02 June 1933

see National Archives - ASSI 52/426