British Executions

Amos Barnes

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 29 Aug 1783

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Heavitree Gallows

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Friday, 29 August 1783  (Exeter Flying Post)

Amos Barnes (otherwise Hatherley) highway robbery of John Veal: robbing him of a woollen purse (valued at 1d) and 9 gold guineas.