British Executions

Robert Fowler

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 18 Mar 1785

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Ware Road, Hertford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Thursday, 17 or Friday, 18 March 1785                                                        

Robert Fowler, aged 18, and Henry Marsh, aged 18, found guilty of the highway robbery of Thomas Barrow in the parish of Bushey on 7th February 1785: robbing him of a canvas bag (valued at 1d); 2½ gold guineas and 4/2 in money numbered.