Site of Gallows at Corley

Description of this historic site

The site of gallows, a structure used for execution by hanging, which date to the Medieval period. The gallows was situated 150m east of Burrow Hill Lane, Corley.

Notes about this historic site

1 An early C15 survey of the bounds of Corley parish records ‘the gallows of Corley’ at the E point. The gallows evidently stood by the Coventry Road.
2 No trace survives.

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