British Executions

Sydney Joseph Clarke

Age: 33

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 14 Apr 1955

Crime Location: Loman Street, Southwark, London

Execution Place: Wandsworth

Method: hanging

Executioner: Albert Pierrepoint


Sydney Joseph Clarke murdered Rose Elizabeth Fairhurst 45 who he strangled and battered at Loman Street, Southwark, London on 9 February 1955.

see National Archives - CRIM 1/2559