The History of Leith

May 13, 2006

The criminal career and death of James Moffat

Life and Memoirs of James Mossat, Who was sentenced at Edinburgh to be Executed, and who died in the Calton Jail, on Wednesday se’ennight, containing an account of his wicked carreer and Robberies in Britain and abroad ; also, an account of
the terrible agony be experienced before his Death,and in the course of the night, during which his dreadful exclamations terrified those around him; he was a native of Edinburgh. for more click here

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