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<persName id="t16840702-36-defend127" type="defendantName"> Thomas Brown
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<interp inst="t16840702-36-defend127" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> Indicted, for that he, together with
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<interp inst="t16840702-36-off129" type="offenceSubcategory" value="grandLarceny"/> stole a Tankard, Value 6 l. </rs> of the Goods of
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<note>[Transportation. See summary.]</note> </rs> </p> </div1></div0>
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