English Crime and Execution Broadsides

A copy of verses which was found in the condemned cells of Barnicoat and Thompson, who were executed at Launceton, on Monday, April 2, 1821

Creator/Contributor:
Barnicoat, John, -1821, creator
Thompson, John, -1821
Creation Date:
1821]
1821
Place Of Origin:
England
[S.l
Publisher:
s.n.
Extent:
1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 25.5 x 17 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
biography
Poetry
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Subjects:
Barnicoat, John
Thompson, John
Murder--England--Poetry
Robbery--England--Poetry
Warnings--Poetry
Notes:
Two columns of verse describing a series of robberies and murders committed by three men near Helston, England, and the subsequent conviction of two of them.
Verses begin : Good people all of each degree.
Date of imprint from date of execution.
Repository:
Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990081185570203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990081185570203941/catalog