British Executions

James Price

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 1 Jul 1743

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Ware Road, Hertford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Summer 1743              

James Price (otherwise Priest, otherwise Preist), found guilty of the highway robbery of Thomas Beale in the parish of St Peter within the Liberty of St Albans on 9th December 1742: robbing him of 28d in money numbered.  No reprieve traced.