British Executions

John Billington

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 29 Aug 1752

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Winchester

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Billington and John Russellwood guilty of the highway robbery of Robert Bromfield: robbing him of a purse (valued at 6d) and 17/- in money.  Execution respited to 29/8.