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Prisoner record from Bedford

Offence details

Name: James Allen Age: 18 Date of Offence: 26th April 1853 Offence: On the 29th March 1852 at Luton being at such a distance from his horse and cart that he had no control over his horse Sentence: 21 Days Hard Labour or pay 2 pounds 4 shillings and sixpence Type of trial: Summarily Convicted

Personal details

Height: 5 ft 3 ½ inches Hair colour: Black Eye colour: Hazel Visage: Square Complexion: ruddy Identifying marks: Mark on right cheek, eyelids inflamed
Trade or occupation: Labourer Education: Neither Marriage status: Single Number of children: Unknown

Residence details

Birth town: Luton Residence town: Luton Residence county: Bedfordshire

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