1828 - Proceedings of the Old Bailey (2)

From International Robin Hood Bibliography
Date 1828
Topic Thief apprehended near Robin Hood Lane, Poplar
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Robin Hood Lane, Poplar.

By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2018-06-13. Revised by Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2021-01-08.


[4 Dec. 1828:]
JAMES BEECHEY. I am an officer. I stopped the prisoner near Robin Hood-lane, Poplar, on the 28th of November, with these seven sheets, which he said he found in a field between the East and West India Dock-road; he at first told me they were rags.(Property produced and sworn to.)[1]

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