British Executions

Charles Higley

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: horse stealing

Date Of Execution: 29 Mar 1788

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Moor Heath/Old Heath, Shrewsbury

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Charles Higley, aged 52, guilty of stealing a black gelding (valued at £15), the property of Ellis Jones, in the parish of Oswestry on 7th February 1788.