British Executions

Edward Paul

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 24 Mar 1781

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Winchester

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Edward Paul (aged 26) guilty of the highway robbery of Robert Portie near Fareham: robbing him of a clasp knife (valued at 1d), other goods (valued at 7d), a gold guinea, a gold half guinea and 9d in money numbered.