Lot 290Crime and Punishment Gloucester – a calendar of...

Auction Date: 2/09/2014 at 01pm

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Crime and Punishment Gloucester – a calendar of prisoners at Quarter Sessions at the Shire Hall before Aubrey Ralph on 2nd August 1933. A 3 page printed document with list of prisoners with their sentences recorded by hand. In case No. 10 a 19 year old youth was sent to Borstal for stealing a Bicycle.&nbsp Extensive interesting annotations by a Miss Yapp who was a juror, she noted “The last Grand Jury to be called in the City and County & quite probably in England. Distinction for Gloucester & I am pleased to have served on same, Nellie Yapp 3.8.33”.&nbsp Size folded 8” &times 13”

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