British Executions

Richard Watts

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 24 Mar 1786

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Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Richard Watts guilty of the highway robbery of Thomas Blizard in the parish of Holy Cross, Pershore on 28th December 1785: robbing him of a watch (valued at 40/-) and 14 copper halfpennies.