British Executions

Charles Caldwell

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: stealing

Date Of Execution: 30 Apr 1783

Crime Location:

Execution Place: York

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Charles Caldwell guilty of picking the pocket of John Sykes in the parish of Wakefield on 11th November 1782; stealing therefrom 2 Bills of Exchange; and forging an endorsement in the name of David Butler on one of them, for £5.17/-, and uttering the same with intent to defraud Thomas Sherbrook in Leeds on 12th November 1782.