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Saturday 12 December 1857 - Thomas Daffy sentenced for stealing timber from Amelia Pethard

Category Wickhamford
The Worcester Journal
Transcription of article


STEALING A PIECE OF TIMBER. – Thomas Daffy was sentenced to six week’s hard labour for stealing a piece of oak timber, the property of Amelia Pethard, on the 3rd instant, at Wickhamford. The prisoner was detected in the act by P.C. Ball.

STEALING DUCKS. – Three duck were stolen a few days ago, from a brook, the property of Mr. S. Taylor.


Daffy pleaded guilty and was sentence to six weeks hard labour, as reported in the Worcestershire Chronicle of Wednesday 9 December 1857.