Watercolour sketch showing the execution of the Lightfoot brothers (AD194/1)

Watercolour sketch showing the execution of the Lightfoot brothers at Bodmin Gaol.

Perhaps one of Cornwall’s most notorious cases was the murder of Nevell Norway by the Lightfoot brothers, who were hanged for their crime in 1840 (AD194/1).

Martesen onan a’n kasys an moyha drog-gerys o moldrans Nevell Norway gans an vreder Lightfoot, hag a veu kregys rag aga drogober yn 1840 (AD194/1).