British Executions

Christopher Hartley

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 28 Aug 1789

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Lancaster Moor

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Friday, 28 August 1789 (Chester Courant)

Christopher Hartley guilty of the murder of Hannah Corbridge in the parish of Whalley on the 19th July 1789 by poisoning her with 6 drams of arsenic mixed with oatmeal and treacle.