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Petty sessions papers


Information of Benjamin Green, Old Stratford, constable v. Thomas Espry for assault and buggery upon Charles Beales. [aged 5].

ER10/3/1407 also refers.

Please note: This catalogue entry reflects archaic legal terminology, current when the original record was created. This entry is retained only as a guide for researchers, pending an urgent review under the 'Proud Shakespeare' initiative.

This review will address how best to make the catalogue entry support researchers in finding relevant records, without perpetuating stereotypes that cause distress - in this case, relating to safeguarding issues where the catalogue entry refers to a record of allegation, not of conviction.

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