Murder in the Red Barn: The Killing of Maria Marten

In 1827, young Maria Marten slipped into a red barn to meet her secret lover. It was the last time she would be seen alive.

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  • Illustrations of William Corder (left) and Maria Marten (right)

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  • A dramatic illustration of workers unearthing the body of Maria Marten

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  • William Corder while in prison

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  • The public execution of William Corder