British Executions

Richard Puckington

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: burglary

Date Of Execution: 21 Mar 1766

Crime Location:

Execution Place: York

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Richard Puckington guilty of a burglary in the dwelling house of Thomas Hammond in the parish of St Martin, Worcester on 8th October 1765: stealing therefrom a Bank Post Bill for £15, a Bank of England Promissory Note for £50 and 5 Bills of Exchange for £64.13/-, £30, £20, £19 and £17.9.7d respectively.