Title Above, the execution of William Corder by hanging in 1828; below, William Corder's head as it appeared on the dissecting table and the iron entrance door to the scaffold. Lithograph by Bean and Mundays.
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References Tony Gould (ed.), Cures and curiosities: inside the Wellcome Library, London 2007, p. 84
Summary William Corder was executed on the 6. August 1828 for the murder of Maria Marten
Cite as Wellcome Library no. 43542i
Lettering This print is given gratuitous to the purchasers of Weekly Dispatch. A correct representation of the execution of Wme. cCorder, the hangmen is adjusting the rope round the prisoner's neck, while an assistant is supporting the wretched man. Mr. Orridge is announcing Corder's acknowledgement of the justness of his sentence. The head of Corder as it appeared on the dissection table
Author, etc. Bean, 1970-
Mundays.
Subject name Corder, William, 1803-1828.
Topic-LCSH Hanging.
Genre/Technique Lithographs.
Copy photo no. V 41815
System no. .b12013559
Record no. 43542i