Crime: highway robbery
Date Of Execution: 16 Mar 1774
Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Ware Road, Hertford
Wednesday, 16 March 1774 (Ipswich Journal - Saturday 26 March)
Richard Darby and John Hopkinson (otherwise Thomas Wilson) found guilty of the highway robbery of George Dodd in the parish of Watford on 15th February 1774: robbing him of a watch (valued at £3), 21 gold guineas and 15/- in money numbered.