Edward Wightman: The Burton ‘Heretic’

Burton is famous for its brewing heritage, the Abbey ruins, and Marmite. But it has a darker claim to fame also. The last man in England to be condemned to burning at the stake was a Burtonian, back in 1612. In the seventeenth century, the church had a strong hold over ordinary people’s lives. They…

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