The History of Leith

October 28, 2006

Final words of Margaret Cunninghame before her execution

This report begins: ‘Last speech of MARGARET CUNNINGHAME before her exeution, Who was executed at the west end of the Tolbooth of Edinburgh, on Wednesday the 7th of January, for the horrid crime of poisoning John Mason, her husband, in February last, and her body given for Dissection.’ The name of the publisher is not included on this broadside.for more click here

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