Edward Anderson

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Where: England, Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom

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Name: Edward Anderson
Arrested for: Larceny
Arrested at: North Shields Police Station
Arrested on: 25th November 1902
Tyne and Wear Archives ref: DX1388-1-11-Edward Anderson

The Shields Daily News for 26 November 1902 reports:

"Frank Hansen and Edward Andersen, seamen, belonging to Sweden, were charged at North Shields with stealing 5s from a till in the Cannon Inn, Middle Street. Mrs Meccellari stated her husband kept the above public house, and on Monday the two defendants went into the bar and asked for a glass of beer. After serving them, witness went into the kitchen and on returning missed the till. The two men were then leaving the public house. Miss Flannigan, a servant, deposed to finding the empty till near to where defendants had been standing. There was nobody in the bar but defendants between the time she last saw the till all right and missing it. Fined 10s each and costs divided".

These images are a selection from an album of photographs of prisoners brought before the North Shields Police Court between 1902 and 1916 in the collection of Tyne & Wear Archives (TWA ref DX1388/1).

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    Varapanno

    • 08/Jan/2012 18:50:38

    I wonder if he had to write it himself?