Bristol Gaol Delivery Fiats, 1741-1799

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Bristol Record Society, 1989 - Bristol - 158 pages
 

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Page 7 - The Judgment of this Court is, and the Court doth award, That you be led back to the place from whence you came, and from thence to be drawn upon a hurdle to the place of execution...
Page 32 - Persons to appeal to any General or Quarter Sessions of the Peace to be held in and for the County, Riding, or Division in which such Order shall have been made...
Page 31 - Peace at the general or quarter sessions of the peace to be held in and for the county wherein the offence shall be committed, the person or persons appealing having first given at least fourteen days...
Page 82 - ... in that part of Great Britain called England ; and into the hands of the clerk of the justices of the peace of the counties or stewartries in that part of Great Britain called Scotland, to be applied and disposed of to such purposes as the justices, at the next general quarter session of the peace to be held for such county, stewartry, riding, or division, shall think fit, to be recovered by any person that shall sue for the same, by action of debt, bill, plaint, or information, in any of his...
Page 76 - ... shall be liable to be transported 'to such parts beyond the seas as his majesty, by and with the advice of his privy council, shall appoint, for any term not exceeding fourteen years, in the discretion of the court before whom such offender shall be convicted or adjudged.
Page 78 - ... or by the said Birmingham and Sheffield Companies, or by the said Wardens or Assayer or Assayers, or any or either of them, every such Person offending in any such or either of the Cases aforesaid, being thereof lawfully convicted, shall be adjudged guilty of Felony, and shall be transported to such Parts beyond the Seas as His Majesty, with the Advice of His Privy Council, shall direct, for the Space of Seven Years...
Page 46 - Sureties in the sum of each, as well for his appearance at the next General Quarter Sessions of the Peace, to be held in and for the said (County...
Page 46 - Michael in the city of Oxford. Convicted of grand larceny, and ordered to be kept to hard labour in the raising sand, soil, and gravel from, and cleansing the river Thames or any other service for the benefit of the navigation of the said river under the management and direction of the overseer for that purpose appointed, or to be appointed, for the term of five years.
Page 22 - Offender to be transported for Seven Years to some or one of his Majesty's Colonies or Plantations in America, by such Ways, Means and Methods, and in such Manner, and under such Pains and Penalties as Felons in other Cases are by Law to be transported.
Page 37 - Nevern, determined at the General Quarter Sessions of the Peace held in and for the said county...

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