Horsham County Gaol view from courtyard, courtesy of Horsham Museum. Local folklore continues the story, extending it to include the death of his executioner days later, sometimes in the same spot where the execution was carried out. Their bodies were delivered to their friends and placed in coffins covered with black cloth and taken away. List of civil parishes in Horsham district. It lies within the ancient Norman administrative division of the Rape of Bramber and the Hundred of Singlecross. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
The last man to die by pressing in the whole of England was John Weekes of Horsham.