British Executions

Charles Farrell

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 7 Apr 1787

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Surrey

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Charles Farrell, aged 29, found guilty on an indictment for the highway robbery of John Holcomb in the parish of St Paul, Deptford on 17th September 1786: robbing him of a watch with silver cases (value at £5), a base metal watch key gilt with gold (value at 6d) and £2.19/6 in money numbered.