British Executions

John Beach

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: house breaking

Date Of Execution: 23 Aug 1783

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Sussex

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Beach, aged 32, found guilty on an indictment for breaking into the dwelling house of William Wicks in the parish of Botolphs on 15th May 1783; and stealing therefrom goods and chattels of his valued at “2.19.6d.