THOMAS LOVE.
9th January 1782
Reference Numbert17820109-44
VerdictGuilty
SentenceCorporal > public whipping

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124. THOMAS LOVE was indicted for stealing, on the 7th of December last, one hive of bees, value 2 s. and one beehive, containing 10 lb. weight of honey , the goods of the Right Hon. the Countess of Warwick .

William Langstone , the gardener, deposed, he had lost a bee hive; missed it on the 9th

of December; tracked by the honey that was spilt to the prisoner's house, where it was found.

The Prisoner's Defence was, he found it in the road.

GUILTY .

To be publicly whipped and discharged.

Tried before Mr. Justice HEATH.


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