The Tyburn at York

The Tyburn was a general name for the gallows where felons were hanged.

The original Tyburn stood near Tyburn Brook, a stream which flowed near what is now Marble Arch in London; the stream is now below ground.

At York, there were several such places:

Several local felons – including the coiners and Luddites – were executed here. Some of these were

See Tyburn Tales

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