British Executions

Joseph Chambers

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 24 Apr 1751

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Surrey

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Joseph Chambers found guilty on an indictment for the highway robbery of Sir Thomas Hawkey in the parish of St George the Martyr, Southwark on 4th February 1751: robbing him of a gold watch (valued at £20), 2 gold guineas and 1 gold half guinea.