Answer :The Bloody Code, by 1795, will include over two hundred felonies that are punishable by execution. They are not only such crimes as treason, arson, murder, and rape, but also burglary, robbery, animal theft, the concealment of effects by bankrupts, and the malicious maiming of cattle. The above is from a website that deals with a tour of Newgate. Its called Last Mile Tours. The tour is online, also...here is the link http://www.umich.edu/
Answer :Till the 19th century.