The History of Leith

June 19, 2006

Execution of John Wilson and Duncan Fraser

This broadside report begins: ‘A full and particular acconnt of the Execution of John Wilson and Duncan Fraser, this day 28th January, for breaking into a shop in St. Mary’s Wynd, with an account of their behaviour in Jail and at the place of Execution.’ This sheet was published in 1824, in Edinburgh, for the booksellers. for more click here

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