19 December 2014

The Longest Gallows Speech in Queensland History

Learn about the extraordinary 1912 execution of murderer George Silva at Boggo Road prison - the longest gallows speech in Queensland history.

This story can be read at 'A Scaffold High'.

George David Silva, executed at Boggo Road in 1912. (Qld State Archives)
George D Silva, 1912. (Qld State Archives)

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