British Executions

John Topson Tongue

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 30 Nov 1748

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Great Yarmouth

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Wednesday, 30 November 1748

John Topson Tongue (otherwise Lawrence Lee) guilty of the highway robbery of Mr Holsden (or Alstone): robbing him of a hat, a silver watch, other goods and money on 6th August 1748.