Peter Thomas Anthony Manuel: papers concerning capital charges, trial and execution. File includes assessment by medical officer, Barlinnie prison, Glasgow, of Manuel's mental condition following indictment for murder, 29 Jan 1958; minute and reports concerning alleged smuggling of poison into Barlinnie prison, May 1958 (No.20); certified copy of death warrant, issued
Glasgow, 29 May 1958; notes and reports of incident involving Manuel while in condemned cell, 20 Jun 1958; excerpts from death watch journal 2-10 Jul 1958; notes by Deputy Prison Governor of interview with prisoner while under sentence of death, 10
Jul 1958; confirmation by Prison Governor, Barlinnie prison, Glasgow, of judicial execution of Peter Manuel on 11 Jul 1958, and return of death by medical officer. Enclosure at HH16/295/2.
Criminal case file: Peter Thomas Manuel
Peter Thomas Anthony Manuel: Condemned cell, record of occurrences, 29 May - 11 Jul 1958. Enclosure to HH16/295/1.
Appeal against conviction: final report, medical and psychiatric reports, notes for Ministers, opinion of Lord Justice General,
papers on exercise of Royal Prerogative of Mercy. Includes copies of 3 documents with information identifying victims of sexual offences redacted under section 38 (Personal Information) of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002. Enclosure at HH60/703/2.
The contents of this file include redacted versions of the 3 exempt documents located on file HH60/703/3.