British Executions

Edward Skott

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: rioting

Date Of Execution: 23 Mar 1792

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Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Edward Skott (otherwise Skirt) guilty of with 30 other persons whose names are unknown on 17th July 1791 unlawfully, riotously and tumultuously did assemble together to the disturbance of the public peace and being so assembled together there and then unlawfully and with force feloniously did begin to demolish and pull down the dwelling house of Benjamin Cox in the parish of Kings Norton.