The History of Leith

October 13, 2006

The execution of the Radicals, Andrew Hardie and John Baird

This report begins: ‘A Full, True, and Particular Account of the Execution of ANDREW HARDIE and JOHN BAIRD, who were Hanged and Beheaded at Stirling, on Friday 8th September 1820, for High Treason, together with their Behaviour at the Place of Execution.’ This sheet was published by William Cameron of Edinburgh, and cost one penny. for more click here

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