British Executions

Thomas Corfield

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 26 Mar 1779

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Moor Heath/Old Heath, Shrewsbury

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Thomas Corfield, shoemaker, guilty of the murder of Jospeh Cooper, by striking and piercing his side with a hanger, in the parish of Ludlow on 5th December 1778, so that he died on 6th December.