British Executions

Samuel Belcher

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 1 Aug 1754

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Ware Road, Hertford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


August 1754

Samuel Belcher found guilty of the highway robbery of Richard Brugis in the parish of Redbourn on 13th June 1754: robbing him of a watch (valued at £3), a Portuguese gold coin (valued at 36/-) and 6/- in money numbered. Executed.