British Executions

Barney Farrell

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 10 Mar 1783

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Chelmsford

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Monday, 10 March 1783 at Chelmsford

Barney Farrell, aged 21, found guilty on an indictment for the murder of Richard Moss in the parish of East Ham: assaulting him on 8th September 1782 with a hanger and stabbing him in the back so that he died on 10th September.