ELIZABETH LOWE.
12th April 1820
Reference Numbert18200412-147
VerdictGuilty
SentenceTransportation

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TWENTIETH DAY, THURSDAY, MAY 4.

498. ELIZABETH LOWE was indicted for stealing, on the 5th of April , two sheets, value 3 s.; one gown, value 1 s., and one cap, value 6 d. , the goods of Charles Eyles .

ELIZABETH EYLES . I am the wife of Charles Eyles , and live in Belton-street . I went out about twelve o'clock, returned in about ten minutes - I left these things in the front garret. I met the prisoner on the stairs with them in her apron; she said,

"Don't make a noise!" I took her into the room, and gave her in charge.

(Property produced and sworn to.)

Prisoner's Defence. I was desired to go to the house for a Mrs. Matthews, and the woman stopped me - I had nothing in my possession.

GUILTY . Aged 40.

Transported for Seven Years .

First Middlesex Jury, before Mr. Common Sergeant.


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