British Executions

John Castle

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 19 Jul 1790

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Oxfordshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Charles Evans Shury and John Castle.  Shury guilty of the murder of David Charteris, by striking him on the head with a stick in the parish of Culham on 8th October 1787.  Castle and Covington (for Covington see 7 March 1791) feloniously, wilfully and of their malice aforethought were present aiding, abetting, assisting, helping, comforting and maintaining Shury the felony and murder aforesaid in manner and form aforesaid to do and commit.