British Executions

William Harrison

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 14 Aug 1758

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Lancaster Moor

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Monday, 14 August 1758 (Manchester Magazine)


William Harrison guilty of the murder of Margaret Watson, by striking, beating and bruising her, in the parish of Woodplumpton on 18th May 1758 so that she died on 20th May.