The Newgate Calendar

The Newgate Calendar was a hugely popular publication of the 18th and 19th centuries. It was originally a monthly bulletin of executions, produced by the keeper of Newgate prison in London.

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Catherine Hayes cutting off her husband's head

Catherine Hayes burnt alive 1

Catherine Hayes burnt alive 2

Catherine Hayes burnt alive 3

William Duell executed and came to life again 1

William Duell executed and came to life again 2

John Waller pilloried for perjury 1

John Waller pilloried for perjury 2

John Waller pelted to death by the mob

Robert Harpham executed for coining 1

Robert Harpham executed for coining 2