British Executions

John Louis Constantine

Age: 23

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 1 Sep 1960

Crime Location: Summers Street, Nottingham

Execution Place: Lincoln

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Constantine was convicted of the murder of 73-year-old Lily Parry and sentenced to death.

He beat her to death with a crowbar whilst robbing her shop in Summers Street, Nottingham.


see National Archives - PCOM 9/2111, DPP 2/3100, J 82/105

see A Calendar Of Murder, Criminal Homicide In England Since 1957, Terence Morris and Louis Blom-Cooper