Fonds CPF - York Association for the Prosecuting Felons, Cheats etc

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York Association for the Prosecuting Felons, Cheats etc


  • 1800-1862 (Creation)

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3 volumes and 3 items

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A subscription-based association which supported the prosecution of felons in York for minor crimes, in particular theft, burglary, criminal damage and fraud.

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Includes two minute books, list of subscribers and posters relating to a lost dog; stolen cucumbers; and slaughtered sheep.


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Material is available subject to the usual terms and conditions of access to Archives and Local History collections.

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Images are supplied for private research only at the Archivist's discretion. Please note that material may be unsuitable for copying on conservation grounds. Researchers who wish to publish material must seek copyright permission from the copyright owner.

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  • English

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    Y346.1, Acc 197 (part)

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