British Executions

Robert Cook

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: arson

Date Of Execution: 19 Aug 1791

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Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Robert Cook guilty of unlawfully, wilfully, maliciously and feloniously setting fire to and burning the dwelling house and an outhouse (stable) of William Russell Esquire in the parish of Yardley on 16th July 1791.