Saturday, 11 February 2012

11th February 1812: John Thompson committed to Derby Gaol for burglary at Wilsthorpe

On Monday 11th February, John Thompson, aka John Stringer, a framework-knitter from Draycote, was committed to Derby Gaol for taking part in the burglary at the property of Mr. Theobald of Wilsthorpe on 6th January.
As reported in the Derby Mercury of 20th February 1812.

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