British Executions

John Torrow

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 18 Mar 1752

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Ware Road, Hertford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Wednesday, 18 March 1752  (dieted till 18/3 in T 90)

John Torrow ( ? Tronow) found guilty of the highway robbery of Thomas Clarke in the parish of Abbotts Langley on 17th October 1751: robbing him of a bag (valued at 1d), a gold Moidore (valued at 27/-), 1 gold guinea and 7/6 in money numbered.