At the Dorchester Assize 74 men are sentenced to death, of these 13 are hung, drawn and quartered on 7 September 1685
July 15, 1685 at about 10 o’clock Monmouth is taken to Tower Hill. Here after 5 strikes of the Axe, the executioner finally uses a knife to sever the head from the bloody corpse. The Duke is dead, but the fight for Liberty continues.
Of the five Martyrs executed in Wrington & Milborne Port on the orders of Judge Jeffreys