Illustration of Lower Gallows Hill Area by George M. White, c. 1888.

Nineteenth Century Illustration of Gallows Hill Area: Where the Salem "Witches" Were Hanged. Proctor's Ledge, however, was the actual place of the executions.
(courtesy of Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA) close window
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