Bloody Assizes

thing and trial (from 1685)

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The Bloody Assizes were a series of trials started at Winchester on 25 August 1685 in the aftermath of the Battle of Sedgemoor, which ended the Monmouth Rebellion in England.

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Commemorated on 2 plaques

The Bloody Assizes In front of here stood the Market Hall where in 1685 Judge Jeffreys condemned 94 people to death for supporting the Monmouth Rebellion

9 Market Place, Wells, United Kingdom where it was (1685)

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The Town of Ramsgate, London The Hanging Judge In this place in 1688 following the fall of James II, the infamous Judge Jeffries, who presided over the Bloody Assizes, enjoyed his last moments of freedom before being captured and beater while waiting for a passage from London. He was taken to the tower and died the following year.

62 Wapping High Street, London, United Kingdom where it sited