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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="181104030001"/>THE WHOLE PROCEEDINGS On the KING's Commission of the PEACE OYER AND TERMINER, AND GOAL DELIVERY FOR THE CITY OF LONDON, AND ALSO THE GOAL DELIVERY FOR THE COUNTY OF MIDDLESEX, HELD AT Justice-Hall, in the Old Bailey, On WEDNESDAY the 3d of APRIL, 1811, and following Days;
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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="181104030002"/>THE WHOLE PROCEEDINGS On the KING's Commission of the PEACE, OYER AND TERMINER, AND GOAL DELIVERY FOR THE CITY OF LONDON.</p>
<p>Before the Right-honourable
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<p>London Jury.</p>
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<p>First Middlesex Jury.</p>
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<p>Second Middlesex Jury.</p>
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<p>First Middlesex jury, before Mr. Justice Bailey.</p> </div1>
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<p>Q. Have you seen them again - A. I have, at Marlborough-street, on the Saturday following. I lost them out of the parlour, they were in a basket tied up in the way they came in to be washed. I am a washerwoman. I had them to wash for
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<p>Q. She did not produce the hankerchiefs - A. No. She said, what occasion have I to go with you, you have got your own property. I took the basket of linen and her to Marlborough-street office. She dropped the handkerchiefs, as was related before. I saw the handkerchiefs taken out of her pocket, and one was on her neck; they were all marked the same as the linen in the basket. The prisoner was intoxicated. She told the magistrate that a young man brought them to her to wash, that she had lived with the young man some time. She was committed. I advertized the property. Mrs. Davidson came and claimed the property.</p>
<p>Q. to Prosecutrix. You said these goods were left in the parlour - A. Yes; the parlour door was open. The basket was tied down when in my parlour, she must have opened them at her own home to have taken the handkerchiefs out. I was sweeping about the door at the time they were taken away. If she had opened them in my room I should have seen her. The shirts were worth a guinea each, when new; they may all be worth about two pounds now. I am not certain. They are all the gentleman's property that sent them me to wash.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. This basket was delivered to me by a man, it had a cloth over it; the handkerchiefs he gave me loose out of his pocket; he told me to go home and he would bring the rest of the things to me. We had something to drink together in the forenoon. I took the handkerchiefs of the man at the end of Oxford-road; I took them home. I asked the man where he came from, he said he had disagreed with his relations. I had been in his company before, we agreed to live together. The constable came and took the things away; he said he would advertise the things, he did not think I came honestly by them.</p>
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<p>First Middlesex jury, before Lord Ellenborough.</p> </div1>
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<p>First Middlesex Jury, before Mr. justice Bailey.</p> </div1>
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<p>Q. Do you know the prisoner - A. Yes, ever since he worked for Mr. Holmes, after he lived at Twickenham. I saw nothing till I saw the light in the barn. I heard the boards moving; I saw a person come along with the boards, and my partner seized him; it was the prisoner. As soon as he was seized he threw the deals down; they struggled; he got away, and my partner fired at him. He was afterwards delivered to my master.</p>
<p>Prosecutor. The deals and mahogany are mine.</p>
<p>MR. ADAMS. The prisoner was put into my custody. I found upon him a tinder box, a knife, and skeleton keys.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. I never was on Mr. Holmes's premises till that morning. I never stole any thing from him in all my life. I am very sorry for being there then. That man shot me in the side and broke one of my ribs. I have suffered a great deal.</p>
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<p>First Middlesex Jury, before Lord Ellenborough.</p> </div1>
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<p>Q. What was there besides the watch - A. Two gold seals and a gold key. The next morning, between ten and eleven o'clock, I was with Humphreys when he apprehended the prisoner; I saw her searched, the seal and key was found in her pocket. This is the seal and key; I know the seal and key to be mine. There is a notch I made upon the seal.</p>
<p>Q. What was the value of your watch - A. About four pounds, and this seal thirty shillings, it cost me two guineas.</p>
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<p>Q. What is the cant phrase, a thimble - A. That is the ordinary name for a watch. I asked her if she had the thimble; she said, no. She turned out her pockets, and in taking the things out she was longer than she ought. I said, stand aside. I heard something fall, I said what is that, she said a little rouge. I said, what you do your face with? she said, yes. I picked it up, it was this seal and key. The prosecutor said it was his; the prisoner denied ever being with the prosecutor at all.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. The prosecutor went with me into Parker-street, he paid a shilling for the room. He told me he had but one shilling in his pocket. I went down stairs, and he lit me down himself, and half an hour afterwards he met me again. He had the gold seal and key in his hand; he said, if I would go with him he would give it me; he would return and make me a compliment; I was not to make away with it; I did not. I know nothing of the watch, no more than you do. The prosecutor said he had given six shillings to a young woman that ran away.</p>
<p>Prosecutor. I did not give her the seal and key. She took the watch, two seals, and a key; the prisoner had six shillings and sixpence of me; no other person took a shilling from me.</p>
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<p>First Middlesex Jury, before Mr. Justice Bailey.</p> </div1>
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<p>Prisoner's Defence. I was returning home from my work, I was crossing Wild-street, I saw a tall man in a blue coat carrying the cheese, he let it drop; and at the time the gentleman came up I was wiping it; I called for assistance. I suppose the gentleman heard me. Speak the truth gentleman.</p>
<p>Prosecutor. I did not.</p>
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<p>First Middlesex jury, before Lord Ellenborough.</p> </div1>
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<p>Q. Did you lose a watch on the 28th of February - A. Yes, at eleven o'clock in the morning, it was my husband's watch, it was taken from a brass hook, under the mantle, in the front dining room, on the first floor.</p>
<p>Q. What time in the day had you seen it before - A. About eleven o'clock in the morning. I came down for a pitcher of water, and on my return I saw the prisoner coming down stairs.</p>
<p>Q. Had you known him before - A. No. He was dressed in a light coloured great coat.</p>
<p>Q. Did you particularly remark his person so as to be able to speak to him again - A. No; it is very much like him.</p>
<p>Q. Do you speak to him or not - A. No.</p>
<p>Q. When you went in your room was your watch there or gone - A. It was gone. On my seeing the strange man come down I had suspicion. I told my husband. I went down and told the people of the house.</p>
<p>Q. Was the person pursued - A. No; I went out, he was gone; I did not see any body. On the week following I saw the watch at Worship-street. The watch is here, the pawnbroker has it.</p>
<p>Q. Have you any doubt the prisoner is the person - A. I have no doubt.</p>
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<p>Q. Did you issue a duplicate - A. Yes, this is the duplicate; I got the duplicate from a private in the militia; I have had the watch ever since in my possession.</p>
<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="181104030006"/>Prosecutrix. It is my husband's watch, it has a silver face.</p>
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<p>Prisoner's Defence. I found this duplicate in Featherstone-street, I could not afford to get the watch out; I asked this man to purchase the ticket of me. I belong to the Royal West London Militia; he told me the watch was stopped two or three days after he got the duplicate. I told him I would get the watch out if he would get the money for me.</p>
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<p>First Middlesex jury, before Mr. justice Bailey.</p> </div1>
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<p>Prisoner's Defence. I took the prisoner to my lodgings, he promised to give me five shillings, and two shillings for the bed; we both went to bed together; when we awaked this man said he had a watch to leave till the morning, he had no money; I said, send down to the landlady; the servant girl came up, he began to play with her; he gave no money, nor no watch; he said, you be answerable for the bed, if you come to Mr. Roach's in the morning I will pay you; I said, no, I cannot be answerable, I owe the landlady money. He knocked me about the room, I cried out murder; I ran down stairs and sent for the watchman. He had no watch or money.</p>
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<interp inst="t18110403-9-person111" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> . When this man and woman came into the house I asked the man to pay for the bed; he said he had no money, he would give me the watch till the morning. I sat there a long while asking him for the watch, he said, would I have it then, or in the morning. I was tired waiting. I went down stairs. A while afterwards he was using the woman in a very bad manner. I went up stairs and asked him what was the matter; he said he would serve me the same; the prisoner ran down stairs without her clothes, and sent me for the watchman.</p>
<p>Q. Did you ever see the watch - A. No, I did not.</p>
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<p>First Middlesex jury, before Lord Ellenborough.</p> </div1>
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<p>Prisoner's Defence. I am perfectly innocent of the charge that is laid against me.</p>
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<p>First Middlesex jury, before Mr. justice Bailey.</p> </div1>
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<p>Q. When did you miss any shoes - A. From the information of
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<p>Q. How came you to find the shoes - A. By the information of Gill himself. He said the shoes were to be found in Primrose-street, Mr. Fuller uhd them.</p>
<p>MR. FULLER. I belong to the board of Ordnance. On the 1st of March I was in Mr. March's shop, Mr. Taylor came in and informed him that he had lost a pair of shoes; the prisoners were pursued and brought back. Gill said he had been drawn in by him; he did not say whom; it was his first offence, and the shoes were to be found in Primrose-street. I found the shoes. These are the shoes.</p>
<p>Q. to prosecutor. Are they your property - A.
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<p>First Middlesex Jury, before Lord Ellenborough.</p> </div1>
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<p>Q. Then your friend was not standing with you - A. No, she was on the opposite side of the way; the man went away, and the woman stopped to see if any one went after them; I went into the shop and asked the gentleman if he had lost any thing; they looked to see what they had lost, and they missed a piece of handkerchiefs that hung at the door.</p>
<p>Q. Did the prisoner Walter remain while they were searching, or go away - A. She remained; she stood round the corner of the house.</p>
<p>Q. When they searched and found one of the pieces were gone, did any body go after them - A. Yes, Mr. Davis, the manager of the business, and I went with him; we apprehended the woman, but the man made his escape.</p>
<p>Q. Where did you apprehend the the woman - A. In Long Acre; she went into a gin shop; we watched her out, in hopes we should find the man. We watched her some distance from the gin-shop, she perceived we were watching her; she did not go the same way as the man; then Mr. Davis took her; she was searched, but no property was found on her. When the woman had her hearing at Bow-street this man was brought in, I knew him again, I am certain he is the man. I never lost sight of the woman from the time that I first saw her untill she was taken.</p>
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<p>Q. And where was he when you perceived him with the handkerchiefs - A. Just beyond the linen-drapers shop: she was with him at that time, and I saw him tucking the handkerchiefs under the top part of his coat. The woman stopped to see if any of the gentlemen of the shop were looking after them; we gave the alarm. I saw Walters taken.</p>
<p>Q. You have heard
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<p>Q. On the 25th of March had you a piece of handkerchiefs at the door - A. Yes.</p>
<p>Q. Do you remember Mrs. Walsh and the other witness coming in - A. Yes, and I looked where the handkerchiefs hung, I missed them immediately; they were buff plaid handkerchiefs, I had seen them about a quarter of an hour before that.</p>
<p>Q. You pursued and took Mrs. Walter - A. Yes.</p>
<p>Q. Did you ever get the handkerchiefs again - A. No. Fowle was brought to the office at seven o'clock at her examination, the same night.</p>
<p>Q. Did Fowle seem to know Walter - A. No, they seemed to be strange to each other. I catched Walter in Great Russell-street, Covent Garden. When I came to the door she stood by the door, and when she walked away I followed. I thought she might go into a house, and I might catch the man and her together.</p>
<p>Prisoner Walter. Q. I asked Mr. Davis the price of some linen, he told me it was one shilling and nine pence a-yard - A. You did, and when I asked you to walk in you withdrew, and about two minutes after you withdrew Mrs. Walsh came in and asked me if I had sold her any thing.</p>
<p>Prisoner Fowle, Q. to Mrs. Walsh. What time did you see me there - A. I believe, about four.</p>
<p>Walters' Defence. As I was returning from Oxford-road this person talked with me, as I was walking along I stopped at the house of Mr. Craig, I asked that gentleman what the print was a yard; from that I went into St. Martin's court, and returned back again. I heard a person say, that is the woman. I was taken in Russell-street, I willingly went back with him.</p>
<p>Fowle's Defence. The woman is quite a stranger to me. I was at home at my dinner by three o'clock; I was not in Newport-street that day.</p>
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<p>First Middlesex jury, before Mr. Justice Bailey.</p> </div1>
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<p>Q. Had you lost sight of him - A. I bad. It was so short a time I am sure it is the same man. When I collared him my brother was after me, we took him into the warehouse. I sent to the Police office, Hatton Garden.</p>
<p>Q. What became of the carpet - A. We brought the prisoner and the carpet back again to the warehouse. He had the carpet upon his right shoulder when I collared him.</p>
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<p>Q. to Mr. Windell. Is that your carpet - A. Yes; I know it is my carpet. It is worth between nine and ten pounds.</p>
<p>Q. Who lives in the dwelling-house - A. I did then. I live in the country now. It was my dwelling-house at that time, and nobody else. My brother lives in it now. It is in the parish of St. Andrews.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. I was coming up Holborn that evening, a young man asked me if I would carry that load part of the way up Holborn. I being out of work I took it of him, and the moment I took it that gentleman and two others with him came and took me in custody. When the young man gave it me I never saw him afterwards.</p>
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<p>London jury, before Mr. Recorder.</p> </div1>
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<p>Prosecutor. They are mine, my private mark is upon them.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. I was very much intoxicated. I am very willing to serve his Majesty.</p>
<p>GUILTY, aged 28.</p>
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<p>London jury, before Mr. Recorder.</p> </div1>
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<p>Q. Did you see where he had taken it from - A. No. I saw him have the bag in his hands before him; I holloaed after him and told him the bag was not his own; he then dropped it. I ran across the road after he had dropped the bag, and took hold of his collar, and delivered him into the constable's care, bag and all.</p>
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<interp inst="t18110403-15-person172" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I am a constable. I bring this bag from the Three Cups, Aldersgate-street; I received it from Mr. Smith, the master of the Inn; the prisoner was given into my charge at the same time.</p>
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<p>Q. Look at the prisoner, is that the man - A. His back was towards me. I saw him taken in custody afterwards, I believe that is the same man that took it out of the cart.</p>
<p>Q. Have you any doubt - A. I could not pretend to swear to the man. I saw a man take it out of the cart, and I saw the same man taken in custody.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. I depend upon your lordship's mercy, and the gentlemen of the jury. I am entirely innocent of the affair.</p>
<p>Q. to prosecutor. What did the bag contain - A. Raisins.</p>
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<p>London jury, before Mr. Recorder.</p> </div1>
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<p>Q. Who was that man - A. I do not know. It was not the prisoner. I told him that I believed Mr. Jordan in Whitechapel wanted one. From that information, he said, will you take share of half a pint of beer. I accepted the offer, and said, I was going to the Old Change with this trunk, we would walk down there; we went there. After we came out and had drank the pint of beer, I found my trunk gone. I left my trunk within the door, rather inclining to the outside of the door of the tap.</p>
<p>Q. What beer did you drink - A. One pint of beer between us two. When I came out I said to the man that was with me, by the great God my trunk is gone; he said, d - n it, that is a queer thing. I went into the yard to see whether any of the porters had took it, he said he would go and see after it; I stopped at the door, and when he came back Mr. Lee said he saw a man run down the Old Change, and go into Moor's-yard. I found my trunk in Moor's-yard, in Mr. Phillips's house.</p>
<p>Q. All you know is, that you lost your trunk, and that you found it afterwards at Mr. Phillips's. Are you a Londoner - A. No. I have been in London five years.</p>
<p>Q. Then you ought to have more sense - You know nothing of the prisoner, do you - A. No.</p>
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<interp inst="t18110403-16-person180" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> , carwoman. On this day, about two o'clock, I was standing with my cart, I saw a man run across Old Fish-street Hill with a trunk on his shoulder. He took it up Moor's-yard.</p>
<p>Q. How near was that to the Queen's Head - A. About an hundred yards. My fellow-servant said he had suspicion he had stolen the trunk; I did not think so; the man came back again in the space of a minute, without the trunk. I knew every person in Moor's-yard. I did not think there was any body in the court that would take a stolen thing in. There was an outcry that the trunk was stolen, I and my fellow servant followed the man up Old Change, met with him, and took him into custody. I am certain the same man we took is the same man that went up Moor's-yard with the trunk. When we stopped the prisoner he asked what was the matter; we told him a person wanted to speak with him concerning the trunk; and coming along I gave him into the custody of the officer that met us.</p>
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<interp inst="t18110403-16-person182" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> . I live at No. 4, Moor's-yard. I know no more than a person came to the door where I live, and asked to leave a trunk for about a quarter of an hour; he said he had a great way to go. My brother-in-law, said he might leave it and wellcome, but the man I do not know. My brother in law is here. When the man was brought back by Mr. Smith I thought it to be the same man, but now I do not know. I had no doubt at the time; I was flurried.</p>
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<interp inst="t18110403-16-person183" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I am a housekeeper in Moor's yard. The man asked me if he might leave the trunk; I said, yes. I never saw him. When he brought the trunk I was getting my dinner; about ten minutes after I was going to my work, I met the prisoner with a number of people coming up the court; they asked me if I had seen a man come up the court with a trunk; I said, no, I did not, but a man had left a trunk at my house.</p>
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<interp inst="t18110403-16-person184" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I am an officer. On the 5th of March I was going up Paul's chain, towards St. Paul's church-yard, I met the prisoner with Star and Pearce, I asked what was the matter, told them I was an officer; they said he had stolen a trunk. I took him in custody, and took him to Moor's-yard, and when I got to Moor's-yard
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<interp inst="t18110403-16-person185" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> said, that is the man that left the trunk, I will swear to him; I asked the prisoner how he came by the trunk, he said a gentleman had employed him to take it to the Commercial-road, and was to give him half a crown for his trouble; he said he did not know the gentleman, nor the street, or the number he was to take it to. This is the trunk I found in Mr. Phillips's house in Moor's-yard.</p>
<p>Q. to Mr. Westwood. Look at that trunk - A. This is the trunk that belonged to
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<p>Prisoner's Defence. I am innocent of the fact you may depend on it.</p>
<p>The prisoner called two witnesses, who gave him a good character.</p>
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<p>London Jury, before Mr. Recorder.</p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t18110403-17-person192" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> . My husband is a baker in Round-court, opposite of Mr. Cooke's; I was standing in the shop, I saw two women pass two different times, about six o'clock in the afternoon. I saw one of them take up her apron and pick up something, I did not know what; they then both went into a public-house next door; I went to the door immediately and asked Mrs. Cooke if she had lost any thing; she came out of the door, and said, yes, all my china plates; I went to the public-house bar door, they were both coming out; I asked them what they had got there; the first woman had nothing, the second woman had the china in her apron; I took them from her, and delivered them to Mrs. Cooke; I had a child in my arms. They both went away. In the evening we went to a public-house in Vine-street, and found the two women about nine o'clock.</p>
<p>Q. Is Vine-street near you - A. Yes. We went
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<p>Prosecutor. They are mine.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. I know nothing of the plates, they would be of no use to me. I could buy a plate for a penny that would serve me as well.</p>
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<p>Second Middlesex jury, before Mr. Recorder.</p> </div1>
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<p>Prisoner's Defence. I was lately discharged from the army; I have been wounded. I had a job, I only wanted a saw, a plane, and a rule, to go to work with.</p>
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<p>Second Middlesex jury, before Lord Ellenborough.</p> </div1>
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<p>Q. Did you lose any gowns and pincloths on the 5th of March - A. Yes, from 21,
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<p>Prosecutrix. They are all mine; they are worth above a shilling.</p>
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<p>Prisoner's Defence. I had been to Deptford to seek for a ship, it was late at night, and it rained very hard, I went under a gateway, this bundle laid there; I picked it up and brought it away with me.</p>
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<p>Second Middlesex jury, before Mr. justice Bailey.</p> </div1>
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<p>Q. Did you drink any considerable quantity together - A. We were not perfectly sober. They had so many places to call at; I found myself at Portman-square at eight o'clock at night; I was tired, I took a coach, we stopped at the
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<p>Q. You think she was drunk by your giving her liquor - A. Yes, and had not she been in liquor I am positive that she would not have done what she did.</p>
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<p>Prisoner's Defence. I and my sister met this gentleman between ten and eleven in the day, he walked alongside of us, he asked us if we were not Irish; we told him we were; he talked about different parts that we knew in Ireland; he said he was once there, and was used very well; he asked us to have something to drink; we took something. We had a few little commissions, we called at several places; he treated the people; he acted very civil and good-natured,
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<p>Q. Do you recollect charging him of being of a certain gang - A. That I know nothing about.</p>
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<p>Second Middlesex jury, before Lord Ellenborough.</p> </div1>
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<p>Second Middlesex jury, before Mr. justice Bailey.</p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t18110403-22-person225" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . On the 26th of March I was alarmed by the lad in the shop, saying, that a man had stolen a large glass goblet. I found the prisoner at the door with several persons around him. The glass was picked up, with the initials on it.</p>
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<interp inst="t18110403-22-person226" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> . On the 26th of March, near eight o'clock, I saw the prisoner go into Mr. Balls' shop, there were several lighed lamps in the shop, I saw him take the glass goblet, and as he was coming out accidentally he fell down upon an iron bar; I cried, stop thief, he was taken.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. As I was coming by two men were running, one of them knocked me down.</p>
<p>Mrs. Girdler. There was another with him, and as soon as the prisoner fell down on the railing the other ran away.</p>
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<p>Second Middlesex jury, before Lord Ellenborough.</p> </div1>
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<p>Q. Did you lose a sheet on the 22nd of March - A. Yes; the sheet was hung upon the heath to dry. I hung the clothes between seven and eight, and did not leave them after eleven; I was turning a shirt then on the heath, the prisoner came and took a shirt and walked away with it.</p>
<p>Q. Did you see her - A. Yes. I walked to meet her, and when she saw me she threw it upon a bush and walked away. I told some butcher boys, they got a constable, and she was taken. I am sure the prisoner is the person that took the sheet. When she took the sheet she put it under her apron, as if to conceal it, and upon my going up to her she threw it down.</p>
<p>Q. Did she run away - A. She walked away. I was afraid of losing some more; I desired the boys to take her. This is the sheet, it is my mistress's.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. As I was coming past the wind blew the sheet off the bush she put it on, and I put it up again.</p>
<p>Witness. There was not a breath of air blowing, she took it off the bush.</p>
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<p>Second Middlesex Jury, before Mr. justice Bailey.</p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t18110403-24-person238" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . On the 22d of March I put out a counterpane and tablecloth on the heath, this woman was running, some butcher boys were crying after her; I over-took her, I saw the corner of the counterpane hanging out of her apron, it had the mark of that I had hung out in the morning; she chucked the counterpane and tablecloth at me, she said, if they were my property I might take them. These are them, they are the same that I had hung out to dry.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. The counterpane and tablecloth I found in an apron, they laid upon a bush on the heath, that any body might steal them for three hours. I folded them up, and when the prosecutrix came, I said, they are not mine, if they are yours you may take them.</p>
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<p>Second Middlesex jury, before Lord Ellenborough.</p> </div1>
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<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="181104030012"/>Q. Did you lose any property - A. Yes, a pair of boots, a pair of scissars, and a handkerchief, about seven o'clock in the morning, on the 4th of March, a coat and waistcoat and silver pencil case, the property of
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<p>Q. Did you miss them yourself - A. Yes. I had seen them on the Sunday, and I missed them on Monday the 4th.</p>
<p>Q. When did you see the property again - A. On the 16th of March he was wearing the boots and the waistcoat, the pencil case was on him. These are the boots, they are mine, and this waistcoat I made for
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<p>Q. Do you know Oram's great coat - A. Yes.</p>
<p>Q. Did the prisoner ever come to work at your shop after the 4th of March - A. No. He worked for me about a fortnight.</p>
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<p>Q. Did you see the prisoner on the 4th of March - A. Yes, about half past six, he came in the shop and staid there about half an hour.</p>
<p>Q. Did you see him go - A. No.</p>
<p>Q. How soon after he was gone did you miss any thing - A. Directly. I had seen the property all that morning; there was a coat, a waistcoat, and silver pencil case of mine; these are them, and this is the prisoner's coat he left on the premises.</p>
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<interp inst="t18110403-25-person252" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I am a Bow-street officer. On the 16th of March I, in company with Nicholls apprehended the prisoner in New Pye-street, Westminster. I asked him respecting the coats he took from Mr. Taylor, he told me they were in pledge, and the duplicates were in his box at his mother's; we took him to his mother's lodging, he opened the box and gave me the duplicates of two coats pledged at Mr. Morat's, the pair of scissars produced to day were also in his box; the boots were taken off his feet, and the waistcoat from his body.</p>
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<interp inst="t18110403-25-person253" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I am a servant to Mr. Morat's, York-street, Westminster. A woman in the name of Gunner pledged two coats with me, one on the 8th, and the other on the 11th of March; the coats produced here to day are the coats that had been so pledged.</p>
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<p>Second Middlesex jury, before Mr. Justice Bailey.</p> </div1>
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<p>Prisoner's Defence. I leave it to to the generosity of the court.</p>
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<p>Second Middlesex jury, before Lord Ellenborough.</p> </div1>
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<p>Q. Did you lose a saw on the 4th of March - A. Yes.
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<p>Q. Did you lose your coat on the 4th of March - A. Yes. I saw the prisoner in custody, he was charged with stealing my coat, and the saw. This ie my coat.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. I am a
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<p>Second Middlesex jury, before Mr. justice Bailey.</p> </div1>
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<p>- HARRIS. I am a servant to Mr. Tilbury. On the 19th of March, about half after six in the morning, I went to the stable, I found the prisoner in the stable, he had got the two bridles concealed under his coat. These are the bridles, they are my master's property.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. I have nothing to say for myself.</p>
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<p>First Middlesex jury, before Mr. Recorder.</p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t18110403-29-person283" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . On the 19th of March, about five o'clock, the prisoner came into the shop and asked me to shew her some print, I shewed her some, she purchased of me to the amount of three shillings, and paid me for it, and while she was buying them she conveyed this piece of print off the counter under her cloak, she went out of the shop. I and another young man followed her and brought her into the shop, and then about two yards from the shop door, when she was brought into the shop a piece of print fell from under her clothes, I immediately sent for a constable. This is the print I am confident it is my masters property.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. I went into the shop to purchase two yards of print, I gave three shillings for it, and when I came out of the shop the gentleman brought me back, there was a great deal of print laying on the counter, another young woman stood there, the gentleman saw the print lay at a young woman's feet, they said I dropped it there.</p>
<p>Jury. How near was the other young woman to the prisoner. - A. About a yard distance, the prisoner was not close to the counter, but the other young woman was, the prisoner was about two yards in the shop, and the print lay about a yard from the counter.</p>
<p>The prisoner called two witnesses who gave her a good character.</p>
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<p>London jury, before Mr. Recorder.</p> </div1>
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<p>London jury, before Mr. Recorder.</p> </div1>
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<p>London jury, before Mr. Recorder.</p> </div1>
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<p>Q. Were you present when he was charged by Burdekin with having taken the sugar. - A. I was he said he only took it with intent to put it into a little beer, or something of that sort at Guildhall, he said he took it to put into tea.</p>
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<p>Mr. Alley. That bag does not belong to you. - A. No.</p>
<p>Q. And the sugar you could not swear to. - A. I looked at that in the bag, and that in the mill, it was all alike. I have no doubt of it being my masters sugar.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. The man used to take sugar out and put it in beer, and grate nutmeg upon it, I was never told that I was not allowed to have sugar. I took this sugar to put into small beer.</p>
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<p>London jury, before Mr. Recorder.</p> </div1>
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<join result="persNameOccupation" targOrder="Y" targets="t18110403-33-defend314 t18110403-33-deflabel191"/> five weeks. A few days after she came into my service, I missed some new callico, cut off a piece about three yards, afterwards I missed a piece of Russia cloth, cut off a whole piece by the person that stole it, and a shift out of a drawer. I told the prisoner I had lost them things out of the place, she said she knew nothing about them, do you think I have taken them, I said nobody had been in the bed room but her, she then opened her handkerchief and said, Madam, do you think this shift is yours, I said no. I found three keys down her bosom, one key fitted a drawer which I had my money in, and another key, which was a key of mine, which fitted a sideboard drawer, which key I occasionally left when I went out. I searched her box, I found a leather purse containing three duplicates of my property, the Russia cloth, the callico, the shift and the blanket, the blanket I have not put in the indictment.</p>
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<p>Second Middlesex jury, before Lord Ellenborough.</p> </div1>
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<p>Q. Did you lose any myrtle plants on the 16th of March. - A. I lost some, they were in pors, they were found almost immediately afterwards. In consequence of information I went out, I saw the prisoner coming up the walk, I took him in custody, he had nothing with him at that time, he was my labourer.</p>
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<interp inst="t18110403-34-person325" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I was coming home to my breakfast, I saw the prisoner running from the frame with the pots, he brought them at two different times, and covered them over with some old grass.</p>
<p>Q. How far did he carry them. - A. It might be a couple of hundred yards, I and another man saw him, we went and gave the alarm, we went to the place in the garden where we saw the prisoner place them and saw them lay.</p>
<p>Q. Did Mr. Smith go with you. - A He did afterwards, we found four pots in a concealed place.</p>
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<interp inst="t18110403-34-person326" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I was going along with Cope by the Bedford Nursery, I saw the prisoner in the nursery ground, he was running from the frame with two pots in his hand, he looked over the pales two or three times, that made me have suspicion that he was stealing the plants, he came from the frame through the ground to the ditch, he put them down there and covered them over with some old grass, he went back again, I saw him come with two more. I am sure the prisoner is the person.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. I did not put them there to steal them, I found them in a bye place in the garden, I put them there until I came back from breakfast.</p>
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<p>Second Middlesex jury, before Mr. Justice Bailey.</p> </div1>
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<interp inst="t18110403-35-person331" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I am a servant to Mr. Price. On the 28th of February, about eight o'clock in the evening I was standing at the door of the shop, I saw the prisoner, he was standing at the corner of the window outside, I saw him put his hand in and draw two handkerchiefs through a broken pane of the window, he ran off, I ran after him and caught him, I am sure he is the same person, the handkerchiefs have never been recovered, they were laying in the window near the broken pane.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. I was going up Oxford Road, a gentleman came and tapped me on the shoulder, he said I had been at his window, he took me back and searched me, he found nothing about me.</p>
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<p>Second Middlesex jury, before Mr. Justice Bailey.</p> </div1>
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<p>Mr. Curwood. Suppose he had robbed you of the mortar, you did not think that he meaned to steal the barrow. - A. That I cannot say, I only knew where I found it.</p>
<p>MR. STANHOPE. I live at Fulham. I am a carpenter. On the evening of the 1st of April, I saw the prisoner on Mr. Plowman's premises about eight o'clock, I saw him wheel the barrow out, he stopped and looked round to see if any body was coming, he then wheeled the barrow to the back of the Bell and Anchor, to one Dalley's, it is a Cottage. I went and informed Mr. Plowman.</p>
<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="181104030015"/>Q. Did you go with him to the Cottage. - A. Yes, I saw the mortar lay, it was fresh.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. A poor man living by there asked me if I would give him some mortar to fix up his fire place, I brought a bit of mortar there in the barrow, and in the morning I meaned to take the barrow back again, it was not half a barrow of mortar.</p>
<p>Prosecutor. The barrow was as full as it could be wheeled, it was worth about eighteen pence, I valued it only at a shilling.</p>
<p>The prisoner called three witnesses, who gave him a good character.</p>
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<p>Second Middlesex jury, before Mr. Justice Bailey.</p> </div1>
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<p>Q. Did you loose your watch on the 19th of February. - A. I did, I left it in the privy, the privy is in the cellar, I left my watch there about half past twelve in the day time, there was a chain to it, two seals, and a key.</p>
<p>Q. When did you see it again. - A. About a week after, at the office in Whitechapel.</p>
<p>Q. Did the prisoner live with Mr. Coleworthy. - A. Yes, he was a
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<p>Q. Is the watch here. - A. Yes,
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<p>Q. Now look at that watch and tell me whether you know it, and the chain, and seals. - A. I know them all. I know the watch by a small bit being out of the face, and very thin on the back almost through, the chain corresponds with the chain on my watch, and the seals all of them.</p>
<p>Q. Are you a judge of what their value is. - A. Not a very accurate judge, I suppose about eight or nine pounds, the watch is gold, and seals likewise.</p>
<p>Mr. Knapp. You say the watch is very thin at the back of it. - A. Yes, it is an old watch and very much worn, it was given to me.</p>
<p>Q. It was a second hand watch when it was given to you. - A. Yes.</p>
<p>Q. With respect to the seals you do not know them. - A. I know them to be the same, one of them has a motto.</p>
<p>Q. That motto might find its way to many seals. - A. It might, I know it by the shape and make.</p>
<p>Q. I understood you to say at first that you knew it by the motto. - A. Yes.</p>
<p>Q. Now you know it by the shape, did you never see another seal of that shape. - A. No.</p>
<p>Q. How many gold sea's have you bought. - A. One, that was not like this.</p>
<p>Q. You told my Lord that these are of the value of eight and nine pounds you are not acquainted with match - A. No.</p>
<p>Q. Is these any person you have got here that is acquainted with articles of that nature. - A. Yes, a watch-maker. There is no makers name to the watch I believe there is a number, I do not know the number.</p>
<p>Court You say the privy is in the cellar, is it open to all the persons in the house. - A. Yes, not person can get into the privy but from the shop, it is not open to strangers.</p>
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<p>Q. From whom did you get that watch. - A. From
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<interp inst="t18110403-37-person346" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . Q. From whom did you take that watch. - A. From the prisoner on the 26th of February, he brought it to me to repair. I live in the Commercial Road.</p>
<p>Q. How near do you live to Mr. Coleworthy. - A. About a quarter of a mile.</p>
<p>Q. What is the value of that watch, chain, and seals, what would you give for it to sell again. - A. Six pounds.</p>
<p>Q. Is it worth more than forty shillings. - A. Yes, I asked the prisoner what name he left with it, he left it in the name of Turner, the watch is gold, the chain and seals.</p>
<p>Prisoner's Defence. I found the watch in the privy, and it lying there so long a time I took it to the watchmaker to be repaired.</p>
<p>Q. (To Cogan) did you make any enquiries in the house about it. - A. Yes, I asked the young man in the shop, and I asked the prisoner the day after I lost it, he said he had not seen any thing of the kind, he did not know what I meaned about it.</p>
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