British Executions

Walter Kidson

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 27 Aug 1773

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Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Walter Kidson guilty of the murder of Obadiah Rollason, by striking and beating him with a stone, in the parish of Oldswinford on 25th June 1773.  After execution his body was hanged in chains there.