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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="16810228001"/>THE TRYAL and CONDEMNATION OF Several notorious Malefactors, at a Sessions of OYER and TERMINER which began at the Sessions House IN THE OLD BAILY,
<p>With the Names of those who received Sentence of Death, Burnt in the Hand, Transported, and to be Whipt.</p>
<p>And most remarkably of
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<note>[Death. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t16810228-6-off25 t16810228-6-crimeloc26"/>, of both which Robberies, they were all found
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