30.1.12

The fate of the Gunpowder Plotters


Treason is an ugly word. It is even more so when it is applied to those who are sentenced to die for it. Stephanie A. Mann relates in her blog entry today...

...Sir Everard Digby, Robert Wintour, John Grant, and Thomas Bates, four of the surviving Gunpowder Plotters were executed in St. Paul's Churchyard on January 30, 1606. They and the other conspirators had been tried on January 27th in Westminster Hall... go to the link above to read the rest.

Jheus+Marie,
Brantigny

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