British Executions

Miles McHugh

Age: 32

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 16 Apr 1920

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Leeds

Method: hanging

Executioner: Thomas Pierrepoint


Miles McHugh murdered his girlfriend Edith Annie Swainston 24 whose throat he cut in a passage parallel to Church Street, Middlesborough on 24 January 1920.