Old Bailey Proceedings punishment summary, 12th July 1683.

Reference Number: s16830712-1

On Saturday the Grand Jury delivered an Adress in order to its being presented to His Majesty, expressing therein the Joy they conceive for the Preservation of His Majesties Sacred Person, and their just detestation and abhorrence of the detestable Conspiracy lately carried on to Depose and Murther him and to Subvert the Governmemt, &c.

This Sessions William Lord Russel, Thomas Walcot, John Rouse and William Hone, received Sentence for High-Treason as Conspirators, John Mugglestone, John Harris, and Roger Mugglestone, were likewise Sentenced for High-Treason for Clipping and Defacing the Currant Coin of this Kingdom, Thomas Wilson, Miles Johnson, John Spittle, William Gratrix, Mary Chamberlaine, and Elizabeth Simmes, were Sentenced for divers Robberies and Fellonies, these for Treason to be Drawn, Hang'd and Quartered, and the others to be hanged only.

George Jones, Richard Simnel, Jonathan Ball, and Benjamin Cooper, were Burnt in the hand, John Knot, Will. Knowles, Joseph Drumply, and Thomas Barret ordered for Transportation, and so ended this Remarkable Sessions.


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