British Executions

Gabriel Tomkins

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: highway robbery

Date Of Execution: 8 Mar 1750

Crime Location:

Execution Place: unknown

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Friday, 23 March 1750  (Northampton Mercury)

Gabriel Tomkins guilty of the highway robbery of the Chester Mail.  After execution his body was hanged in chains between Dunstable and Hockley.