Tyburn tree its history and annals by Marks, Alfred.

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Published by Brown, Langham & Co. in London .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Tyburn gallows (London, England).,
  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • Executions and executioners.,
  • Crime and criminals -- Great Britain.,
  • Tyburn gallows (London, England).

Edition Notes

Imprint date from BM, 153:92.

Book details

Statementby Alfred Marks.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV8579 .M3
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, [3], 292 p., [16] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages292
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6531789M
LC Control Number11015038
OCLC/WorldCa1539109

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Inthe famous "Triple Tree" was set up at Tyburn to replace the previous smaller gallows and was, at least once, used for the hanging of 24 prisoners simultaneously.

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Thence it roots so fast and free, Yet it is a gaunt tree, Black as be The swart birds alone that seek, With red-bedabbled breast and beak, Its lank black shadow falling. The shadow lies on England now Of the deathly. Inthe Tyburn Tree was erected at the junction of today's Edgware Road, Bayswater Road and Oxford Street, near where Marble Arch is situated today.

The "Tree" or "Triple Tree" was a novel form of gallows, consisting of a horizontal wooden triangle supported by three legs which allowed several felons to be hanged at once. This video is about the infamous Tyburn Tree and the site that saw the majority of Londons capital punishment for nearly the past years.

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