Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, version 8.0, 17 May 2022), June 1889, trial of RICHARD PASCOE (60) (t18890624-580).

RICHARD PASCOE, Miscellaneous > illegal abortion, 24th June 1889.

580. RICHARD PASCOE (60) , Feloniously using a certain instrument upon Betsy Croft, with intent to procure her miscarriage.

MESSRS. HORACE AVORY and TICKELL Prosecuted. The prisoner defended

himself.

GUILTY . He further

PLEADED GUILTY to having been convicted at Exeter of a like offence on 1st November, 1879, when he was sentenced to Five Years' Penal Servitude.

Ten Years' Penal Servitude.