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Prisoner record from Bedford

Offence details

Name: Robert Battersby Age: 42 Date of Offence: 8th August 1854 Offence: Assaulting the Police Sentence: 2 Calendar Months Hard Labour or pay fine 10 pounds 10 shillings Type of trial: Summarily Convicted

Personal details

Height: 5 ft 5 ½ inches Hair colour: Grey Eye colour: Grey Visage: Round Complexion: Fair Identifying marks:
Trade or occupation: Coach Maker Education: Read and Write Well Marriage status: Married Number of children: 4

Residence details

Birth town: East Dereham Residence town: Peterborough Residence county: Northamptonshire

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