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gibbet

a wooden structure resembling a gallows, from which the bodies of executed criminals were formerly hanged to public view.
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Legend has it that William Jobling, one of the last men in Britain to be executed and then gibbeted, was brought here after his death in 1832 and secretly buried somewhere by his friends and family.
Jarrow councillor Jim Perry said: "He was the last man in this country to be gibbeted and it was never proven beyond reasonable doubt that he did it.
Miner William Jobling, 30, was the last man to be hanged and gibbeted in England after he was convicted of killing 71-year-old South Shields magistrate Nicholas Fairles in 1832.