British Executions

Richard Dancer

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 21 Mar 1755

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Oxfordshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Friday, 21 March 1755

Richard Mansfield and Richard Dancer guilty of the highway robbery of Henry Morgan in the parish of Launton on 4th October 1754: robbing him of a canvas purse (valued at 1d), a brass … (valued at 1d), a gold guinea and 2/- in money numbered.