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Execution at Galway Gaol – 1885

Aberystwyth Observer 24th January 1885 (abridged) Thomas P,, who shot his sweetheart in August last, was hanged on Tuesday morning at a few minutes after eight o’clock, in Galway Gaol. The condemned man slept well during the night, and ate his breakfast heartily. He was afterwards strapped inside his cell by the executioner, B, and … Continue reading

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