Carsphairn Archive

Transcripts of Newspaper Reports relating to Carsphad Murder

Typed transcript from 'Wigtown Free Press' Report dated: 10 April 1862 of the Trial of Mary Timney at Dumfries on 8 April 1862 for the Murder of Ann Hannah at Carsphad Farm

Typed transcript from 'Dumfries & Galloway Standard' Report of 10 April 1862 of the trial of Mary Timney at Dumfries on 8th April 1862

Typed transcript from 'Dumfries & Galloway Standard' Report of The Execution of Mary Timney at Dumfries on 30 April 1862 (Last woman to be pubically hung in Scotland).

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