<!-- © 2003-2008 Old Bailey Proceedings Online -->
<TEI.2>
<text>
<body>
<div0 id="18260914" type="sessionsPaper" fragment="yes">
<div1 type="trialAccount" id="t18260914-374">
<xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="182609140147"/>
<xptr type="preceedingDiv" divtype="trialAccount" id="t18260914-373"/>
<xptr type="followingDiv" divtype="trialAccount" id="t18260914-375"/>
<interp inst="t18260914-374" type="collection" value="BAILEY"/>
<interp inst="t18260914-374" type="year" value="1826"/>
<interp inst="t18260914-374" type="uri" value="sessionsPapers/18260914"/>
<interp inst="t18260914-374" type="date" value="18260914"/>
<join result="criminalCharge" id="t18260914-374-off2103-c1964" targOrder="Y" targets="t18260914-374-defend1964 t18260914-374-off2103 t18260914-374-verdict2107"/>
<p>1686.
<persName id="t18260914-374-defend1964" type="defendantName"> JOHN COOK
<interp inst="t18260914-374-defend1964" type="surname" value="COOK"/>
<interp inst="t18260914-374-defend1964" type="given" value="JOHN"/>
<interp inst="t18260914-374-defend1964" type="gender" value="male"/>
<interp inst="t18260914-374-defend1964" type="age" value="64"/> </persName> was indicted for
<rs id="t18260914-374-off2103" type="offenceDescription">
<interp inst="t18260914-374-off2103" type="offenceCategory" value="theft"/>
<interp inst="t18260914-374-off2103" type="offenceSubcategory" value="animalTheft"/> stealing, on the
<rs id="t18260914-374-cd2104" type="crimeDate">15th of September</rs>
<join result="offenceCrimeDate" targOrder="Y" targets="t18260914-374-off2103 t18260914-374-cd2104"/>, 8 napkins, value 2s.; 2 pairs of stockings, value 1s.; 1 apron, value 1s., and 4 live tame fowls, price 10s. </rs>, the property of
<persName id="t18260914-374-victim1965" type="victimName"> Low Fysh
<interp inst="t18260914-374-victim1965" type="surname" value="Fysh"/>
<interp inst="t18260914-374-victim1965" type="given" value="Low"/>
<interp inst="t18260914-374-victim1965" type="gender" value="male"/>
<join result="offenceVictim" targOrder="Y" targets="t18260914-374-off2103 t18260914-374-victim1965"/> </persName> .</p>
<p>LOW FYSH. I
<rs id="t18260914-374-viclabel2105" type="occupation">keep a chandler's shop</rs>
<join result="persNameOccupation" targOrder="Y" targets="t18260914-374-victim1965 t18260914-374-viclabel2105"/> in
<placeName id="t18260914-374-crimeloc2106">Edward-street, Islington</placeName>
<interp inst="t18260914-374-crimeloc2106" type="placeName" value="Edward-street, Islington"/>
<interp inst="t18260914-374-crimeloc2106" type="type" value="crimeLocation"/>
<join result="offencePlace" targOrder="Y" targets="t18260914-374-off2103 t18260914-374-crimeloc2106"/>. About one o'clock on the morning of the 15th of September, I was called up, and was told somebody was climbing my wall; two officers got over; I went down, and found the prisoner in charge; I saw the linen taken from him; the fowls were dead, in the wash-house.</p>
<p>
<persName id="t18260914-374-person1966"> EDWARD PALMER
<interp inst="t18260914-374-person1966" type="surname" value="PALMER"/>
<interp inst="t18260914-374-person1966" type="given" value="EDWARD"/>
<interp inst="t18260914-374-person1966" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I received information, and got over Fysh's wall, and found the prisoner concealed there, with the linen.</p>
<p>
<persName id="t18260914-374-person1967"> JOHN REYNARD
<interp inst="t18260914-374-person1967" type="surname" value="REYNARD"/>
<interp inst="t18260914-374-person1967" type="given" value="JOHN"/>
<interp inst="t18260914-374-person1967" type="gender" value="male"/> </persName> . I am an officer. I was with Palmer, and took the prisoner.</p>
<p>
<persName id="t18260914-374-person1968"> JANE CLARK
<interp inst="t18260914-374-person1968" type="surname" value="CLARK"/>
<interp inst="t18260914-374-person1968" type="given" value="JANE"/>
<interp inst="t18260914-374-person1968" type="gender" value="female"/> </persName> . I had washed this linen, and hung it up in the yard.(Property produced and sworn to.)</p>
<p>
<rs id="t18260914-374-verdict2107" type="verdictDescription">
<interp inst="t18260914-374-verdict2107" type="verdictCategory" value="guilty"/> GUILTY </rs>. Aged 64.</p>
<p>
<rs id="t18260914-374-punish2108" type="punishmentDescription">
<interp inst="t18260914-374-punish2108" type="punishmentCategory" value="imprison"/>
<join result="defendantPunishment" targOrder="Y" targets="t18260914-374-defend1964 t18260914-374-punish2108"/> Confined Fourteen Days </rs>.</p> </div1></div0>
</body>
</text>
</TEI.2>

View as Text