The History of Leith

June 16, 2013

Broadside entitled ‘Execution’

This execution report begins: ‘A Full, Authentic, and Particular Account of the Execution of PETER HAEMAN and FRANCOIS GAUTIEZ, who were Hanged . . . on Wednesday the 9th January, 1822, for the Piratical seizure of the Schooner Jane of Gibraltar . . . and for the Barbarous Murder of Thomas Johnson, master, and James Paterson, seaman’. Unfortunately no publication details are given. for more click here

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