Lucy Gough dies after eating food cooked by ehr sister in law Hannah Elizabeth Pearson
June, Hannah Elizabeth Pearson is hanged in Beckindale after being accused of poisoning her sister in law Lucy Gough nee Briggs. She was buried behind the corn chandlers house in the village and a locket put round her neck. Her body lay undiscovered for the next 175 years until 1978. By then that building was now The Woolpack pub after the old one had been vacated a couple of years previous.