British Executions

William Henry Clarke

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: robbery

Date Of Execution: 21 Apr 1791

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Cheshire

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Thursday, 21 April 1791 (Chester Chronicle)

William Henry Clarke (Lowndes) for the robbery of the Warrington Mail. After execution his body was hanged on a gibbet on Helsby Tor.