24 December 1901 – John Harrison

‘Twas the day before Christmas, but that didn’t stop the chief executioner being forced to bang them out.

And today was the turn of John Harrison, who was executed for killing his lady love.

The 32-year-old murdered his girlfriend Alice Ann Wright. Harrison was hanged in Liverpool for his misdeed on Christmas Eve 1901.

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