British Executions

John Edmonds

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 26 Mar 1791

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Moor Heath/Old Heath, Shrewsbury

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Edmonds, aged 23, guilty of the highway robbery of Joseph Robinson in the parish of Wem on 18th November 1790: robbing him of a linen purse (valued at 1d), 8 gold guineas and 14/- in money numbered