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<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t17250513-5-off20 t17250513-5-crimeloc21"/>, I pass'd by a Man which I believe to be
<persName id="t17250513-5-person62"> Ned Harney
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<interp inst="t17250513-5-person62" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> : He turn'd back: I asked him why he did so? He swore at me, and bid me stand Some Words pass'd betwixt us, when two more (which I am pretty positive were Sperry and Hull ) started up with a G - D - ye, What do you strike the Man for? They drag'd me into a Field, stript me naked, and then give me an old Wastcoat to put on. I beg'd hard for my Pocket Book. Tell me where you live, says Hull, and I'll send: you to-morrow, if I find nothing in it that will be of use to me. I told him I lived next to the Five Bells in Bromley. He was not so good as his Word: But however, my Name being in it, and it being found in Wood-street by a Men who was acquainted with a Neighbour of mine, I got it again. The Prisoners being sent to New-Prison on another Occasion, I went thither, and found my Breeches upon Sperry. I knew them again by the new Strings, a Darn upon the Knee, and 1 Patch betwixt the Legs. The Pruning Knife I found at Sperry's Lodging. My Penknife he delivered to Sir
<persName id="t17250513-5-person63"> Isaac Titland
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