Woman burned at stake after being accused of witchcraft "The girl was stripped naked and could not shout for assistance or resist as she was.
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Death by burning is an execution method involving combustion or exposure to extreme heat. It has a long history as a form of capital punishment, and many societies have employed it for criminal activities such as treason, heresy and witchcraft. The best known execution of this type is burning at the stake where the On the statute books, at least, women committing adultery might.
Agnes Sampson (died 28 January ) was a Scottish healer and purported witch. In September two women were burnt as witches at Kronborg. . taken to the scaffold on Castlehill, where she was garrotted then burnt at the stake on The naked ghost of a Bald Agnes, stripped and tortured after being accused of.