1822 - Proceedings of the Old Bailey (3)

From International Robin Hood Bibliography
Date 1822
Topic Thief apprehended in Robin Hood in Church Lane, St Giles, 'a resort for thieves'
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Approximate indication of the site of the Robin Hood.

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2018-06-20. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2021-01-08.


[22 May 1822:]
WILLIAM ADAMS. I am a patrol. I saw the prisoner in Lawrence-lane, with two others, one about twelve years old; they ran down the lane by me, and in about ten minutes I went with Keys to the Robin Hood, public-house, Church-lane, and took him; it is a resort for thieves.[1]

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