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Stocks •Why would this be uncomfortable for a criminal? •Where do you think most of these punishment devices were located? Pillory The pillory was fashioned to confide the head in a tight grasp. It was made from wood and iron. This was mainly for embarrassment The whipping Whipping Post post was a place where people were badly beaten in public. They may have been were whipped for the following reasons and more: •stealing bread •shooting fowl on the Sabbath Day •swearing •leaving a boat "without a pilot." Gallows Can you guess what happens here? What does the “T” stand for? Branding They could also have their tongues/faces burnt with a hot iron. Ducking Stool The Ducking stool was a punishment strictly designed for women… Any guesses?
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