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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="173302210001"/>THE PROCEEDINGS AT THE Sessions of the Peace, and Oyer and Terminer, FOR THE City of LONDON, AND County of MIDDLESEX; ON
<p>Wednesday the 21st, Thursday the 22d, Friday the 23d, and Saturday the 24th of February 1733, in the Sixth Year of His MAJESTY's Reign.</p>
<p>Being the Third SESSIONS in the Mayoralty of the Right Honourable
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<p>NUMBER III.</p>
<p>Printed for J. WILFORD, behind the Chapter-House, near St. Paul's. M,DCC,XXXIII.</p>
<p>(Price Six Pence.)</p>
<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="173302210002"/>THE PROCEEDINGS AT THE Sessions of the Peace, and Oyer and Terminer, for the CITY of LONDON; AND ON</p>
<p>The King's Commission of Goal-Delivery of Newgate, held at Justice-Hall in the Old-Bailey; for the CITY of London, and COUNTY of Middlesex;</p>
<p>On Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, being the 21st, 22d, 23d, and 24th of February 1733, in the Sixth Year of His MAJESTY's Reign.</p>
<p>BEFORE the Right Honourable
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<p>London Jury.</p>
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<p>Middlesex Jury.</p>
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<p>Compton Morris. The Prisoner came to my Shop for a Quarter of a Yard of printed Linen, for Robings, which she bought, and paid me 6 d. for. I had another Customer in the Shop, and a pretty many Goods lay tumbled on the Counter. I observ'd the Prisoner to be very busy about those Goods, and as she was going out, I suspected she had taken more than she should, and so I call'd her to come back, and said, Hussy, you have stolen something; but she ran away, and I jump'd over the Counter, and follow'd her. I came up with her at the Sun Tavern Door, and took her by the Collar, upon which she threw this Linen from under her Coats, and it fell upon the Threshold. We have been so pester'd with these Vermin in our Shops, that I vow and protest, there's no living for them, I have lost above ten Pounds by them since last Month. The Prisoner had been in my Shop before this time.
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<join result="persNameOccupation" targOrder="Y" targets="t17330221-8-defend63 t17330221-8-deflabel34"/> 8 or 9 Days, and went away on the 14th of June last, in order to go for a Month to see her Friends in Shropshire. My House was robbed in the Night between the 22d and 23d of June, but none of the outward Part of my House being broken, I imagin'd that the Person who robb'd me had got in, in the Evening, and lay conceal'd till I and my Family were a bed, and then committed the Fact, and went out at the Door, for the Door was found a jar in the Morning. I had some Suspicion of the Prisoner, because she was seen in the Neighbourhood the Day before, and was well acquainted with my House. Upon which I went to her Lodging, and heard that she did not lie there that Night as I was robb'd. On the 28th of September I went after her to Shrewsbury, and -</p>
<p>Court. Why did you stay so long before you pursued her?</p>
<p>Crow. Because I expected her up again in a Month, and so thought to have saved that Trouble and Charge; but hearing she had taken a House at Oswistry in Shropshire, in order to settle there, I went, as I was saying, to Shrewsbury, where I got a Warrant to search her House. When I came thither, I found her at Home, and as soon as she saw me, she open'd a Chest, and took out a Pair of Stays that I had lost, and gave 'em to me. Jenny, says I, Where's your Mistress's Cloak and Hat? She said she'd fetch them; and so she did. And then she took the Tea-Spoons and Tongs out of the Chest, but told me, they were none of mine. I believe they were the same that I lost; but I can't swear to them, because they were not mark'd. I charg'd her with stealing these, and other Goods from me; but she said, those Goods and 20 l. were given her, by the Person who did the Robbery, that she might not discover it, and that she had nothing that belong'd to me, but what she had return'd to me; but next Day (Sept. 29.) when she was carry'd before the Justice, she said, she had bought the Goods; and her Father and Brother coming to intercede for her, I shew'd them a List of what I had lost, and ask'd them, if they knew any thing of those Goods? They said, Yes; and (while her Father staid) her Brother went and fetch'd my Coat, Waistcoat and Breeches, and she said, she bought them too.</p>
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<p>R. Hancock. On Wednesday, the Prisoner came to
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<interp inst="t17330221-10-person83" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , who keeps the Chequer-Ale-House, and exposed the Stockings to sale. A Man bought them for two Guineas and gave a Shilling Earnest; but afterwards thinking them too dear, he relinquish'd his Bargain and lost his Earnest; they then lay at the Ale-house four Days, and I at last bought them at 9 s. per Dozen, which was a Guinea and a Half for the Whole. Ray told me the Prisoner was an Attorney at Law.</p>
<p>Court. What! and sold Stockings by the Dozen at an Ale-house?</p>
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<p>Court. And yet you gave him a Character to Hancock.</p>
<p>Ray. My Landlord told me, that the Prisoner's Uncle was very rich, and dealt in Stockings, and the Prisoner might have them from him.</p>
<p>Prisoner. I hope they have not made it appear that I stole the Stockings.</p>
<p>Court. Something very like it. The Goods were found in your Possession.</p>
<p>Prisoner. I once had the Honour to be called an
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<p>Court. Are you a wholesale Dealer in Stockings too? How came you by those Goods?</p>
<p>Prisoner. Why, there's the Mischief of it. 'Tis my Unhappiness that I can't prove how I came by them.
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<p>Court. Have you any Body to prove that you kept Company with the Prisoners?</p>
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<p>Deily. I never lay in the Brick Fields fifty times in my Life.</p>
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<p>Prisoner. I never was in the Shop.</p>
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<p>Mr. Hodges. The Goods cost me 4 l. 6 s. Dawson says he is but 14 Years old, but by the Parish Books of St. Martin's, it appears he's above 17. The Jury found Dawson
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<p>John Davis. About 6 at Night I met the Prisoner in White-lion Street, by the Seven Dials. She ask'd me to drink a Dram, and I went with her to Mrs. Young's, a Chandler's Shop, and we had a Quartern and a half of Brandy in a Back-Room by our selves; I pulled out my Watch to see what a Clock it was, and put it up again; she ask'd me for a Shilling upon the Account of - but I did nothing with her. She went away before me, and I staying to count my Money miss'd my Watch. I describ'd her to the People of the House, and they said they knew her, but could not tell where she liv'd. They sent for me next Day, and I found the Prisoner and her Husband there, and they abused me barbarously.</p>
<p>Court. 'Twas well he did not speak with you for having a Correspondence with his Wife.</p>
<p>Constable. She own'd to me that she had the Watch, and had given it to her Husband, to pawn for 30 s. He was taken up for two or three Assaults, and is now in Bridewell - He had beat the Prosecutor, and made him all over bloody.</p>
<p>Prisoner. He pick'd up two Women, and lay with them two Nights, at Moll Adams's in Newtoner's Lane.</p>
<p>Davis. It's true, I was with Clarety-Face Hannah, and another Woman, but that was after I lost my Watch - I had nothing to do with them; I only went to them to enquire after the Prisoner.</p>
<p>Prisoner. They were his old Companions, for when he pick'd me up, he ask'd me, if I knew Clarety-Face Hannah in Castle-Court, and he told me, he used to go to her. He and I had two hot Pots, and two Quarterns of Brandy together; and he offer'd me first Six-pence and then a Shilling, and then he gave me Three-pence more, and, says I, what must I do for this Money? Why, says he, 'tis to let me - . The Jury found her
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<join result="persNameOccupation" targOrder="Y" targets="t17330221-21-defend144 t17330221-21-deflabel94"/> 2 or 3 Years. I lost a great many Goods in that Time; but did not suspect him, for I took him to be very honest. I have laid no more to his Charge in the Indictment, than what I found again at his Lodging in Honey-Lane Market, and at other Places, and what I have here to produce. When these Goods were restored to me, I compared several of the Quantities with the Pieces I had from whence they were cut, and they tallied. This Piece of White Mantua Silk in particular, has his own Mark of 36 half Yards on it, and-this, with the Piece I have at home, from whence it was parted, makes exactly that Measure; here are 49 Quantities cut off, which make 169 Yards in all, which we have put up in 7 Parcels, seal'd and mark'd; 5 of these Parcels I swear to, but the other 2, my Partner knows better than I.</p>
<p>Richard Manning. I keep the Sign of the Carpenter and Weavers Arms, in Honey-Lane Market, the Weavers use my House to sell their Goods to other Weavers and Macklers, and I have a great many Warehouses on purpose to lay their Goods in; a Porter having at several Times brought several Parcels for the Prisoner - , to dispose of, I at last open'd some of them, and found them not to be whole Pieces nor Remnants, but Quantities cut off, which gave me some Suspicion. I shew'd them to several Weavers, who believ'd, with me, that they were stolen; upon which, I order'd my Boy (next time the Porter came) to dog him. The Boy did, and told me, that he follow'd the Porter to Mr. Biard's, at the Queen's-Arms, on Ludgate-Hill; I went to Mr. Biard's, and and told him, that his Porter had brought 9 Pieces of Silk to my House that Day for - . Mr. Biard came to my House, but did not own any of the Goods; however, he took one Piece of Cloth-colour'd Mantua, and went with me to several Mercers Shops, and at last matched it at Mr. Adams's. The Prisoner Fowl was not then within, but he came while we staid. He was charged with the Fact, and confess'd that he sent those and a great many other Goods by the Porter to my House for Mr. - . I met with - , and said to him, How came you to take such cut Goods from a Servant? You could not think he came honestly by them; I believe I have had as many left for you as came to 1000 l. It's no such Thing, says he, for I never paid Fowl above 100 l. for what I have had of him.</p>
<p>Court. What Business does - follow?</p>
<p>Manning. He's a Mackler - one that sells Goods for the Weavers; and sometimes he makes Goods himself.</p>
<p>Court. Is it not usual for Macklers to sell for Mercers as well as Weavers?</p>
<p>Manning. No.</p>
<p>Court. He own'd, you say, that he had the Goods from Fowl; did he say any thing how Fowl came by them?</p>
<p>Manning. He told me that Fowl said he had them at a Sale.</p>
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<p>Mr. Maynard. Mr. Manning charged me with - , and then we went to Fowl's Lodgings, and there, in his Burean, found these 49 Pieces; this Parcel was taken out of - Cupboard, which he rents in Mr. Manning's House. This Parcel we found at Mr. Bullock's a Piece-Broker, at the Black-Raven behind St. Clement's, and this other at Mr. Waters's, at the White-Swan, in the same Street.</p>
<p>Bullock and Waters own'd they had such Goods of - , and said, it was as
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<interp inst="t17330221-21-person153" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . We found these Goods in Fowl's Lodging, and - directed us to Bullock's and Waters's, where we found these other 2 Parcels, which I swear to be mine.</p>
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<interp inst="t17330221-21-person154" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . Fowl serv'd his Time with me, and afterwards set up for himself, but met with Misfortunes. I always thought him honest, and was surpriz'd when I heard this of him.</p>
<p>Several Witnesses appear'd for - , they gave him, in general, a good Character, and said, it belong'd to his Business to sell Remnants, as well as whole Pieces. But being ask'd, if one who they knew to be a Mercer's Man, had brought them Parcels which were not Remnants, but Quantities cut off of whole Pieces, whether they should not have had some Suspicion that he did not come honestly by them? They said, Yes.</p>
<p>One Evidence depos'd, that being at - House, she heard Fowl tell him, there was to be a Sale next Week. And, another (a Velvet Weaver) that sometimes, in making a large Piece of Velvet, they happen to make a Hole in it, in which Case it was common for them to tear it off, and give it to the Macklers to sell, because the Mercers would oblige them to make too large Abatements for such Faults in their Work. The Jury found the Prisoners
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<p>Prisoner. What Day of the Week was it?</p>
<p>Hornsby. I don't know, but it was the 31st of January about Nine at Night.</p>
<p>Madding. It was not quite so late.</p>
<p>Court. How long have you been acquainted with the Prisoner?</p>
<p>H. These 10 Years, we were Schoolfellows.</p>
<p>Second Indictment.</p>
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<p>Child. The Prisoner; the Man that held the Knife to me.</p>
<p>Court. Are you sure the Prisoner was one of them?</p>
<p>Child. Yes, and this Man, Hornsby, was the other.</p>
<p>Court. What Light had you to see them by?</p>
<p>Child. I had a Candle and Lanthorn, and I am positive that they were the 2 Men that robbed me.</p>
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<p>Court. What Business do you follow?</p>
<p>Hornsby. I am a Gardiner, and live at the Neat-house.</p>
<p>Court. And what is the Prisoner?</p>
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<p>William Hill, Watchman. Between 3 and 4 on Sunday Morning, as I was beating the Hour in Booth-street, (facing Princes-street) in Spittle-Fields, I heard a sort of a clinking, and looking about (for it was Moon-light) I saw a Man stooping down, and seemingly very busy about something, but as I made towards him he brushed off; this must be some Rogue, thought I to myself, and if I should run after him, 'tis ten to one if I catch him. So I made as if I had not seen him, and knock'd the Hour as if I was going my Rounds, and then hid my Lanthorn under my Coat, and stood out of Sight. Presently my Gentleman came back, and out I pops upon him, and now says I, Tho' you're the Devil I'll see who you be. Why so you may, Mr. Hill, says he, (for be gave me the Title of a Gentleman) What, is it you, Tom? says I, if I did not know you I wou'd carry you before the Officer of the Night. But what made you shun me ? Why, says he, I had a mind to play the Pool with that Woman; for there was a Man and a Woman standing together in the Street hard by. Now I always take it for a Rule, that wherever there's a Woman, there's Mischief.</p>
<p>Court. Did you find any Goods upon him?</p>
<p>Hill. Yes, I found 3 Dray-pins with the Chains, in his Apron.</p>
<p>Court. Are you sure the Prisoner is the same Man?</p>
<p>Hill. The Prisoner? No, I know nothing of the Prisoner.</p>
<p>Court. Why, of whom have you been telling this long Story?</p>
<p>Hill. Of one
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<p>Court. Are you sure it was the 26th?</p>
<p>Robinson. I think so, but I know it was late on Saturday Night, and the Watchman stopt me with them between 2 and 3 on Sunday Morning, and the Prisoner then stood behind me, and there was another Man and Woman in the Street.</p>
<p>Hill. I saw none but Robinson and that Man and Woman.</p>
<p>Court. What Trade are you, Robinson?</p>
<p>R. A Weaver, but I have work'd 12 Years with Mr. Coker at the Turnpike.</p>
<p>Court. And what Business does the Prisoner follow?</p>
<p>R. He drives Beasts and does labouring Work; he lives in Nagshead-Alley in Winfred-street, Spittle-Fields. I have been acquainted with him but 3 Weeks.</p>
<p>Court. Was it a dark or light Night when you was taken?</p>
<p>R. I don't remember.</p>
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<p>Court. Look at the Prisoners; are those the Men?</p>
<p>Parry. I believe they are; I am pretty positive that Bye was he that rode after me, but am not so certain as to the other, who dismounted Michael, and stood over him. Now as Bye and I were presenting our Pistols at each other, and crying, Shoot, and Fire, my Master, thinking I had pick'd a Quarrel with somebody, step'd out of the Chariot to see what was the Matter. Bye withdrew a little, but advancing again, my Master asked him what he wanted. Why, says Bye, I want your Watch and Money; deliver this Minute, or I'll fire. My Master did not seem to mind him, but call'd to my Fellow-Servant, and said, Michael, Why don't ye take your Horse and come to me? But Michael answer'd, They will not let me. Says Bye, I have 12 Slugs in this Piece, and if you don't deliver this Minute I'll fire thro' your Body. Still my Master did not seem to regard him, but call'd to Michael again; Michael answer'd as before, and so did Bye. But when my Master call'd to Michael the third time, Bye was quite out of Patience, and swore my Master's Body should suffer for all that Moment, if he did not deliver directly; upon which my Master called to me, and said, come hither Parry; I went, and he gave me his Silver Watch and 2 Guineas, to deliver to Bye, who would not take them of me, but gave my Master a deal of illprobus Language, and swore at him, Damn you, Sir, you shall bring them your self, or I'll shoot you through the Body immediately; and so then my Master took them from me again, and deliver'd them to him.</p>
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<p>Court. Are you sure it was Tims?</p>
<p>Stanton. Yes, I am sure, for that Man was every way comportionable with Tims, tho' he had the Cape of his Coat up to his Mouth.</p>
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<p>Stanton. No.</p>
<p>Court. How far was he from you?</p>
<p>Stanton. As far as to the farther Wall in the Yard there.</p>
<p>Court. And can you swear to a Man at such a Distance, when his Face was muffled?</p>
<p>Stanton. I actually think he was the Man: Yes, I can swear it. He made Michael dismount, and stood over him with a long rusty Pistol, and Bye rode by the Chariot as hard as he could, after Parry, and cry
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<p>Tims. On what Part of Hounslow-Heath was it?</p>
<p>Stanton. About a quarter of a Mile beyond the Powder-Mills, in the Road that goes to Belfound.</p>
<p>Court. What Horses did the Prisoners ride?</p>
<p>Stanton. Bye was on a brown Mare with a bay Nose, and a cut Tail; and Tims had a bay Gelding with a swish Tail.</p>
<p>Tims. Did the Highwaymen follow the Coach, or meet it?</p>
<p>Stanton. They follow'd it, and then turn'd back the same way as they came.</p>
<p>Mr. Turner. On Monday Evening, the 29th of January, I was at the Angel in Egham, when the two Prisoners came in, I sat by the Fire, and they sat at the Table; in their Talk, Tims swore, that there was never a better Nag rid than his was, tho' he had got Corns; and, By G - d, says Bye, my little Mare is as good as he, and will match him at any time. I have lost 70 l. lately, but I know how to get 100 l. as soon as any Man in England; and after that, they went to their Horses. About 9 o'Clock, next Morning, I went from Egham, and walk'd to Hounslow, and about 12 I saw the General's Chariot, between the Powder-Mills and Hounslow, and about One, or between 1 and 2, I saw the Prisoners riding through Hounslow as hard as they could drive; my having heard them talk about their Horses, made me take the more Notice of them. Tims's was a bay Gelding, with a swish Tail, and Bye on a little
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<interp inst="t17330221-29-person211" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . Hinge is my Name, I don't know how you spell it, because I can't read; but it's the same as a Hinge of a Door. On the 30th of January, Tims came to my Shop, in Egham, to be shaved, between 9 and 10 in the Morning, and before I had done, Bye came in, and said, Tom! what are you doing? Why, don't you see I'm a Shaving? says Tims; Damn me, says Bye, I'll shave some Body by and by. Then the Ostler at the Crown led their Horses by the Door. One was a Bay Gelding with a swish-Tail, and t'other a brown Mare with a cut Tail.</p>
<p>Bye. I did not say I'd shave some Body; but that I would be shav'd some where else.</p>
<p>Justice De Veil. When Bye was first brought before me, I ask'd him, where the Bay Gelding was? He said, he knew nothing of it; but Tims could tell. When Tims was taken, I ask'd Tims the same Question, and he said, he had sold the Gelding, on which he rode, the Day the Robbery was committed, to a Shoemaker in Smithfield, about 8 o'Clock the same Night, and that Bye bought the Gelding again.</p>
<p>Court. Whatever Tims said, is no Evidence against Bye.</p>
<p>The Prisoners Defence.</p>
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<p>Court. What kind of Horse was it?</p>
<p>Wilmot. A brownish founder'd Gelding with a swishy Tail.</p>
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<p>Court. How far is your House from the Powder Mills?</p>
<p>Gilbert. About four Miles.</p>
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<p>Mary Lane. I keep the Swan at Stains-Bridge. At half an hour past 11, or before 12, the Prisoners came to dine at my House, and they staid an Hour and a half, or better, for it was near half an Hour after One.</p>
<p>Court. Did you look on the Clock?</p>
<p>Lane. No; but I guess the Time of the Day by the Taunton Coach being at my Door.</p>
<p>Court. Did you know the Prisoners?</p>
<p>Lane. Mr. Bye has been 2 or 3 Times at my House before, to offer Brandy and Rum, but I never dealt with him.</p>
<p>Court. How far is your House from Gilbert's and Sylvester's?</p>
<p>Lane. 'Tis a Mile nearer the Powder-Mills than Gilbert's, and 2 or 3 Doors from Sylvester's, nearer to Hounslow. My Ostler saw the Prisoners stop at Sylvester's Door.</p>
<p>Tims. Did you see us have any Arms?</p>
<p>Lane. No.</p>
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<interp inst="t17330221-29-person215" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> , Ostler at the Swan. I saw the Prisoners stop and drink at Sylvester's Door, at about half an Hour after 11, and it was near 3 Quarters past 11, when they came to our House, where they stay'd about 2 Hours and a half.</p>
<p>Court. Your Mistress swears it was not near so long.</p>
<p>Knight. I can't say how long it was; but they stay'd till half an Hour past 1, for I look'd on the Clock.</p>
<p>Tims. Did you see any Arms that we had?</p>
<p>Knight. There was none to be seen. They pull'd off their Great Coats, and danced in the Kitchen.</p>
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<interp inst="t17330221-29-person216" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I live at Mr. Weekly's, the Red Lion, at Hounslow. The Prisoners came in at 3 Quarters past 2. They sat down on a Bench in the Publick Gateway, and their Horses stood in the Gateway too. They call'd for half a Pint of Wine, and ask'd for my Master, but he was not at home. Then they sent for a Man in the Neighbourhood, but he was not at home neither; so they stay'd near a Quarter of an Hour and then went away. They din'd at our House the Sunday before, as they went into the Country. Our House is a Mile and a half from the Powder-Mills.</p>
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<interp inst="t17330221-29-person217" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> . I waited on the Prisoners at Dinner, at Mrs. Lane's, they came in at half an hour after 11, and staid till half an hour past one, and while they were there the Taunton Coach came in. I don't remember what Horses they had. I knew Mr. Bye 9 or 10 Years ago, when he lived at Winchester, and he had a very good Character then.</p>
<p>Eusebins Williams. I saw General
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<interp inst="t17330221-29-person219" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I saw the General, in a Berlin-Chariot, go thro' Stains, from London, he had past the Powder-Mills. Then I dined, and went with Mr. Williams to Egham, where I saw the Taunton Coach at the Swan Door.</p>
<persName id="t17330221-29-person220"> Mary Sherburn
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<interp inst="t17330221-29-person220" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> . As I and my Cousin Rachel came from Brentford Market, the General's Coach past us, a little on the other Side the Powder-Mills, and being a little before us, about a Mile or less from Belfound, these two Highwaymen came from London, and never looking behind them they stopt the Coach, and robb'd it. We were on Horseback, but went a foot-pace, and when we came to Belfound, where we live, the Parish Clock struck 12.</p>
<p>Court. Do you think that Clock went right?</p>
<p>Sherburn. Yes; it went very right by the Neighbours Clocks. We past by the Coach while the Men were robbing it, and then they rode off towards London.</p>
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<p>Sherburn. I don't think these are the Men; for we had the View of them twice; the Capes of their Coats were up, and I saw but little of their Faces, and I think those Men were taller than the Prisoners.</p>
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<interp inst="t17330221-29-person221" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> . The General's Coach went by us on t'other side the Powder-Mills, we past it twice; the two Men went by us, and brush'd my Hamper; they stop'd the Coach and robb'd it. When we came to Belfound I saw it was 12 o'Clock, and my Cousin said she heard it strike, and so said others, but I did not hear it myself. The Men came from London Road and return'd the same Way; they were taller than the Prisoners, or anexst the same Size.</p>
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<interp inst="t17330221-29-person227" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I dealt with him 3 Years for Rum, and I have sold him several Horses, but he would never buy one above 50 Shillings or 3 Pounds, or at most 4 Pounds Price. I believe he's no more guilty of this Fact than myself, and I have such an Opinion of his Honesty, that I would lend him 100 l. on his bare Word.</p>
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<interp inst="t17330221-29-person228" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I've known him 3 Years; he rents his House of my Father, for which he pays 22 l a Year. Mr. Foxcroft is the Ground Landlord. Bye's Mare is a poor scrubbed Mare not 13 Hands high, and by no Means fit for a Highwayman. He is the last Man I should take to be guilty of a Robbery.</p>
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<interp inst="t17330221-29-person229" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I live opposite to Bye; I have known him 3 Years; I have hired Horses of him, and he has as fair a Character as any Man in the Neighbourhood.</p>
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<p>Court. There needs no more as to his Character.</p>
<p>Shelvokt. I have known Tims 3 or 4 Years; he lived a Servant at Governor Feak's in Bedford-Row,
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<p>Rich. Collins. I have known him 6 Months; he kept 2 Bay Geldings to let since he has been out of Place. My Horse stands at the same Stables.</p>
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<p>John Row. I've known Tims 9 or 10 Years; he lived with Mr. Ratcliff in Devonshire-Square, and had a good Character.</p>
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<p>Tims. When Bye was taken he sent for me, and when I came to him I was taken into Custody myself. I see Governor Feak's Son in Court - if he pleases to speak to my Character - Mr. Feak. I desire to be excus'd.</p>
<p>Court. Call the Prosecutors Servants again.</p>
<p>Officer. Here they are, my Lord.</p>
<p>Court. Can you be certain as to the Time of Day when the Robbery was committed?</p>
<p>Parry. I guess it to be about 12, or rather past.</p>
<p>Shelar. It was about 12.</p>
<p>Stanton. It was 12 as nigh as I can guess.</p>
<p>Court. The Prisoners have called several Witnesses to prove where they were from half an Hour past 10 to half an Hour past One. The Jury
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<p>Court. What Goods did you lose?</p>
<p>Walker. A Hair Portmanteau-Trunk, a Bundle of Child-bed Linnen, 2 Gowns, 2 Petticoats, 2 pair of Sheets, 2 Pieces of Silk, 3 Shirts, 2 Shifts, 2 Girdles, 2 Aprons, 3 Caps, a Mantle, a Gold Ring, and some other odd Things.</p>
<p>Court. Have you a Husband?</p>
<p>Walker. Yes.</p>
<p>Court. What is his Name?</p>
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<p>Prisoner. West, can you tell the same Story over-again?</p>
<p>Smithson. Yes, I can.</p>
<p>Court. If you would be understood that the Account he has given is nothing but his own Invention, and in order to detect him, desire he may be put to repeat it, the Court will not deny you; but consider the Nature of such a Request; if he gives a different Account it may do you Service, but if he repeats all the Circumstances without Variation, it will strengthen his Evidence.</p>
<p>Prisoners. My Lord, we desire he may repeat it.</p>
<p>Then Smithson gave the same Account as he had done before.</p>
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<interp inst="t17330221-34-person278" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> . As I sat in my Bar, I saw both the Prisoners at Mr. Goodred's Window. Walter took out a Piece of Silk, and wrap'd it in his Apron, and as he was coming along towards my Door, I stopp'd him, and pull'd him into my Shop; he pretended he had found the Silk, and offer'd to leave it with me, if I would let him go.</p>
<p>Constable. I found one Pair of Stockings on Walter.</p>
<p>Job Hanks. Hastings's Father was a Pains-taking Man, and so was his Mother too.</p>
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1>
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<p>Court. How do you know it was he?</p>
<p>Hand. By the Light of a Lamp that was just by; he seiz'd my Coat with his Left-Hand, and holding a Pistol to me with his Right, he swore he would have my Watch and Money. I stood with my Back to the House, and he with his Back to the Fields, and being taller than I was, I could the better observe his Face by the Lamp. I said, aloud, Take away your Pistol, and you shall have what I have got. No, he swore he would not, and kept punching me with his Pistol. I took out my Watch and gave it him; he took it with his Left Hand, and then had his Accomplices (who I believe to be the Prisoner and this other Person) to search my Pockets, which they did, and took out 4 Shillings, and 2 Sixpences. Says I, If you'll leave the Watch for me at any House, I'll bring the Money for it. They would not agree to that, but Butler bid me make off, or he would send a Ball after me. As I was going, I found my Breeches were cut all down the Side; I gather'd them up as well as I could, and went to a Watchman in Holbourn; I told him my Case, and he came back with me to the middle of Duke-street to look for 'em, but we could not find 'em.</p>
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<p>Court. What did the other Prisoner do?</p>
<p>Essex. He stood upon the Guard, with a Knife in his Hand.</p>
<p>Court. How came you to find out the Prosecutor?</p>
<p>Essex. I surrender'd my self a voluntary Evidence to Justice Mercer; then I advertis'd the Robbery, and the Prosecutor came in next Morning.</p>
<p>Court. How long have you been acquainted with the Prisoners?</p>
<p>Essex. Ever since last
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<p>Court. Have you any Body to prove that you kept Company together?</p>
<p>Essex. Yes; we used to drink at the Lamb and Horse-Shoe, in George-Alley, which goes from Shoe-Lane to the Ditch-Side. The City-Marshal often came there, and found us together, and threaten'd to send us to the Compter, if he catch'd us there any more.</p>
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<p>- Taylor. I am Constable of St. Andrew's Holbourn. The Lamb and Horse-Shoe is a very notorious House, I used to go every Night, with the City-Marshal, to search it, and I believe I have seen Butler there with Essex.</p>
<p>- Jarvis. The Prisoner Butler was my Servant 3 Years ago; he's a
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<p>- He serv'd his Time with Mr. Kitchen, and I heard he has work'd for him within these 3 Months.</p>
<p>Court. You should swear nothing but what you know; what you heard from another is no Evidence.</p>
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<p>Court. Powers, who knows of your being acquainted with the Prisoner?</p>
<p>Powers. Mr. Ackers (Dacres) who keeps an Alehouse over-against the King's-Bench, in the Borough.</p>
<p>Dacres. They were both my Lodgers. The Jury found him
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<p>Court. The Kitchen Door?</p>
<p>Powers. I suppose it was the Kitchen, because it was upon the Ground Floor, and we went a good Way down an Entry; I am sure it was a Back-Room, but I don't know what Name they may call it by. So when we came to the Door, says the Prisoner, this Lock will fly, and with that he burst it open.</p>
<p>Prisoner. Where did we meet that Night?</p>
<p>Powers. At Mr. Dacres's House.</p>
<p>Dacres. I don't remember that I saw Norman there.</p>
<p>Powers. Mr. Dacres's Maid knows of our being there.</p>
<p>Maid. I don't remember that I saw them together. About a Fortnight after Christmas, I saw the Prisoner at our Door talking with my Sister, but Powers was not there then.</p>
<p>Prisoner. Two Years ago this Person was
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<p>Court. Has not the Prisoner been an Evidence himself?</p>
<p>A Turnkey. Yes, my Lord, he was an Evidence last Summer against* 5 young Fellows, who were all capitally convicted, but were afterwards transported.</p>
<p>* J. Robins, V. Robins, Barret, Chorley, and Dangerfield, in July last. Vid. Sessions Paper for last Year, Numb. 6, p. 153.</p>
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<p>Court. You knew the Prisoner before?</p>
<p>Green. Yes, I liv'd in the Neighbourhood.</p>
<p>Court. And did he know you too?</p>
<p>Green. Yes.</p>
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<p>Court. How far is White's-Alley from your House?</p>
<p>Revel. As far as cross the Yard there. There was a Mark under her Left-Ear, as if it had been a Blow with a Man's Knuckles.</p>
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<p>Prisoner. Last Saturday I got up to work by 3 in the Morning, and staid till 6 at Night; then I went with my Master to the Alehouse to reckon with him for my Week's Work. At Eight I went home, and my Master and his Son came to me and staid with me till 11. I am a
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