The West Walls Murder

Rutherford, Helen and Sandford-Couch, Clare (2017) The West Walls Murder. Your Family History (183). pp. 34-35.

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In 1863, a Newcastle labourer was hanged for the murder of a local tailor’s wife. What does the crime – and its punishment – say about society in the north-east at this time?

Item Type: Article
Subjects: M900 Other in Law
V300 History by topic
Department: Faculties > Business and Law > Northumbria Law School
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Depositing User: Helen Rutherford
Date Deposited: 12 Mar 2018 10:33
Last Modified: 11 Oct 2019 21:32

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