Crime: highway robbery
Date Of Execution: 2 Apr 1773
Execution Place: Chelmsford
Friday, 2 April 1773 (Ipswich Journal)
William Harrold and Edmund Butler found guilty on an indictment for the highway robbery of Matthew Lords in the parish of Sandon on 9th October 1772: robbing him of 21 gold guineas, 10 gold half guineas, a watch with silver cases (valued at £5) and 3/- in money numbered.