British Executions

Lewis Balchin

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 28 Aug 1771

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Field, Ilchester

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Lewis Balchin and John Pinions guilty of a burglary in the dwelling house of Frances Beaumont, widow, on 26th May:  stealing therefrom a wooden coffer (valued at 3d) and other goods.