British Executions

Richard Price

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: rape

Date Of Execution: 22 Aug 1789

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Moor Heath/Old Heath, Shrewsbury

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Richard Price, aged 27, guilty of the rape of Susannah Tonge in the parish of Madeley on 13th May 1789.  He was also charged with the highway robbery of the same.