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Record 24972

Reading Experience:

Evidence:
witness statement in trial for conspiracy: Mr Deller: 'I believe I am a judge of the value of gold—I have been a pawnbroker six years—I did not make the discovery till I saw in the newspaper about this affair.'
Century: 1800-1849
Date: Between 21 Oct 1839 and 19 Oct 1840
Country: England
Time: n/a
Place: city: London
   
Type of Experience (Reader):
silent aloud unknown
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown
Type of Experience (Listener):
solitary in company unknown
single serial unknown

Reader/Listener/Reading Group:

Reader:Mr Deller
Age Adult (18-100+)
Gender Male
Date of Birth n/a
Socio-economic group: Clerk / tradesman / artisan / smallholder
Occupation: pawnbroker
Religion: n/a
Country of origin: n/a
Country of experience: England
Listeners present if any:
(e.g. family, servants, friends, workmates)
n/a
Additional comments: n/a

 

Text Being Read:

Author: [n/a]
Title: [newspaper]
Genre: Law
Form of Text: Print: Newspaper
Publication details: n/a
Provenance: unknown

 

Source Information:

Record ID: 24972  
Source - Manuscript Other
  Author: Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, 27 April 2009), 19 Oct 1840, Trial of Thomas Wilson Lilley, Thomas Lilley (t18401019-2644),

Citation: Old Bailey Proceedings Online (www.oldbaileyonline.org, 27 April 2009), 19 Oct 1840, Trial of Thomas Wilson Lilley, Thomas Lilley (t18401019-2644), http://can-red-lec.library.dal.ca/Arts/reading/recorddetails2.php?id=24972, accessed: 17 September 2019

Additional comments:

 

 

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