Crime: highway robbery
Date Of Execution: 30 Mar 1772
Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Ware Road, Hertford
Monday, 30 March 1772 (PRO reference E 389)
Joshua Messenger found guilty of the highway robbery of Elizabeth Peter in the parish of Stevenage on 16th September 1771: robbing her of a clasp knife (valued at 6d).