6 riotous Irishmen 1815Show/Hide_Details
These papers come from the Overseers Accounts for Chatteris, Cambridgeshire 1814-1816. In July 1815 James Wright, the Chatteris constable was paid expenses for arresting and imprisoning six Irishmen "as were very riotous". The arrest and imprisonment overnight had required 4 assistants who needed food, ale, fire, candles and beds.
C4.3 Cambridgeshire Archives P38/12/12
1st Feb 2009 by Lesley Walker
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Irish Ireland accounts Chatteris Cambridgeshire Poor Law 19th century law and order constable
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