June 4, 2023 6.00 pm This story is over 11 months old

From horse thieves to murderers – Lincoln’s executions through the ages

Innocent and guilty alike were given the death sentence

As long as Lincolnshire has existed, there has been crime – and some offenders have received the ultimate punishment.

Firing squads, hanging and burning at the stake were all used through the ages to deal justice to people.

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