The Tower of London

List of Escapees

13/06/2020
1101. Ranulf Flambard
1322. Roger Mortimer, later Earl of March
1320s. Thomas Berkeley
1378, Robert Hauley and John Shakell
1413. Sir John Oldcastle
1422 and 1424. Sir John Mortimer (twice)
1463. Sir Humphrey Neville
1534. Alice Tankerville
1552. Brian O’Connor
1553. Thomas Stucley
1560. William Ogier
1561. Sir Anthony Fortescue
1597. Father John Gerard and John Arden
1610. William Seymour, 2nd Duke of Somerset
1643. Daniel O’Neill
1644. Hugh Oge MacMahon
1642 or 48. Edward Martin, Dean of Ely
1648. Arthur, Lord Capell, recaptured and later beheaded
1648. Michael Hudson
1651. George Cooke
1651. Lt General John Middleton
1652. Lt General Sir Edward Massey
1652. Thomas Dalyell
1654. Major General Robert Montgomerie
1654. Thomas – possibly John – Tudor
1658. Colonel Mallory
1660. John Lambert
1665. William Lea
1673. William Arton – or Alton
1690. Lord Edward Griffin
1691. Major General William Dorrington
1694. Colonel John Parker
1695. Donough MacCarthy, 4th Earl of Clancarty
1715. William Maxwell, 5th Earl of Nithsdale
1722. Christopher Layer
1736. George Kelly
1916. Subaltern