British Executions

Rowland Rowley

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 7 Apr 1737

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Surrey

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Rowland Rowley and George Goswell found guilty on an indictment for the highway robbery of Richard Evans in the parish of Barnes on 21st December 1736: robbing him of a silver watch (valued at 40/-), a bottle straw (valued at 2d), a case with 3 phloughms (valued at 12d), a penknife (valued at 6d) and 28/- in money numbered,