British Executions

James Henry Corbitt

Age: 37

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 28 Nov 1950

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Manchester

Method: hanging

Executioner: Albert Pierrepoint


James Henry Corbitt murdered his girlfriend Eliza Wood 36 who he strangled in room 7, Prince of Wales Hotel, Stamford Street, Ashton-under-Lyne on 20 August 1950.