British Executions

James Lowther

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 15 Sep 1746

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Carlisle

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown



James Lowther guilty of the murder on 30th January 1746 of Michael Dawson in the parish of St Bees.  In the indictment it says that Dawson was assaulted in a close by the highway and was struck on the head with a stone.