British Executions

John Charles

Age: unknown

Sex: male

Crime: murder

Date Of Execution: 10 Mar 1792

Crime Location:

Execution Place: Gallows Hill, Winchester

Method: hanging

Executioner: unknown


John Charles (aged 36) guilty of the murder of his wife, Mary, by beating her and trampling on her then throwing her down stairs, dragging her up again by her feet and throwing her down again and repeating this action over and over again.