Old Bailey Proceedings punishment summary, 16th July 1685.

Reference Number: s16850716-1

The Tryals being over, the Court proceeded to give Judgment, as followeth:

Four Ordered to be Transported, viz.

Jonathan Becket , John Spencer , Francis Martin , Thomas Golesburrow .

Nine burnt in the Hand, viz.

Thomas Battin , William Sims , William Goring , Francis Barnes , William Scot , William Davis , Michael Newlan , Peter Lary , William Armstrong .

Seventeen to be Whipt, viz.

Sarah Walker , Joseph Peirce , Robert Taylor , Edward Hickman , Thomas Cross , Allice Wilson, Elizabeth Churchouse , Mary Brown , Jeremiah Phillips , John Thacker , Elinnor Hilton.

Samuel Wardner for speaking Seditious words against the King and Government, is to be whipt from Aldgate to Temple-Bar, fined four Marks, and find Security for seven years.

William Gare and William Cole whipt from Aldgate to Temple-Bar, fined 3 s. 4 d. a piece.

Philips and Shaller are to be whipt, for being guilty of a Ryot in Ludgate Prison, from Newgate-street found St. Pauls Church-yard, to Ludgate, and so to Newgate again. Also one Gosmer was Fined for the same Fact.

John Machenny , to be severely whipt, for dispersing feditious Books, on Wednesday and Friday next.

Thirteen received Sentence of Death, viz.

William Blower for High-Treason, Robert Frances , William Vanderburst, George Attwell , Samuel Anderton , Thomas Weal , Nathamel Page, John Smith , John Henly , John Somerset , John Morgen , Henry Antony , Mary Hancock ; after Sentence she was Reprieved.


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