British Executions

Albert Edward Jenkins

Age: 38

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 19 Apr 1950

Crime Location: Lower Furzehill Farm, Rosemarket

Execution Place: Swansea

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


Albert Edward Jenkins murdered his landlord William Henry Llewellyn 52 who he battered at Lower Furzehill Farm, Rosemarket on 10 October 1949.

His body was found bound and sewn in a tarpaulin buried in a clay pit near Lower Furzehill on 11 October 1949.

see Aberdeen Journal - Tuesday 18 April 1950

see Gloucestershire Echo - Saturday 29 October 1949

see Western Morning News - Thursday 13 October 1949

see National Archives - ASSI 84/94