British Executions

Robert Long

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 31 Mar 1735

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Chelmsford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Monday, 31 March 1735

Robert Long found guilty on an indictment for the highway robbery of John Shipman in the parish of Mountnessing on 28th  October 1734: robbing him of a pair of spurs (valued at 2/6), a gold guinea and a gold half guinea of his goods and money; also of a bridle (valued at 2/-) and a saddle (valued at 8/-), the property of Thomas Shipman.